Meet our stylist Lydia Gerold. She grew up in a hidden gem called Grand Lake Stream, ME. She graduated from Pierre's School of Cosmetology. She currently specializes in hair coloring and cutting. As a stylist, the best part of her job is seeing the transformation of her clients. She loves making her clients and people feel good about themselves. Outside of work she spends time with family and friends. Her husband and their daughter keeps her a busy Mamma. She loves to go up to camp and visit her mom back in Grand Lake Stream. Fun fact, she loves to go ice fishing during the winter season.
Bekah is our senior stylist. A Maine native, she graduated from Benard's Beauty School for cosmetology. She specializes in bobs and color services. She loves being creative with hair services and helping her clients express themselves. She enjoys being outside and spending time with her two beautiful daughters. She also has a collection of fun animals including two cats and two dogs. A quick fun fact about Bekah; she has solved a Rubik's cube in under a minute!
Meet Sydney Davis. Sydney grew up in Hampden and never left. She loves to be creative and help people boost their confidence. She attended Empire Beauty School so she can help clients build self-esteem, improve their self-image and make them feel beautiful from the inside. She loves to do dimensional color.
Besides her love for her work, she enjoys her time outside with her husband and three dogs. Her favorite time of year is fall because she says she has a Halloween soul! A fun fact that only a few people know is that she has dimples on the back of her shoulders.
Tim grew up in Corinth Maine. He attended the Maine State Academy of Hair Design in Brewer. He has 31 years of experience with helping people to feel and look beautiful each day. He is known for his unique technique of hair cutting. On his days off his favorite thing to do is hang out with his fur babies and family. One fun fact about Tim is he loves to bake. He bakes the best peanut butter fudge.
Meet our newest member of our family, Quinn! She grew up in a military family where she got to experience different parts of the country. For the last 10 years she's lived in Las Vegas before making a move to Maine. She attended cosmetology school in Las Vegas at Euphoria Institute of Beauty Arts and Sciences. Outside of work she loves to play video games such as Red Dead Redemption and Persona Series. She also loves to read on her down time and hang out with her fiancee. One cool fact about Quinn is that she is a writer and acts out dramatic tv shows/movies in her own world when she's feeling bored. It's like she is her own movie.
Olivia is from Brooks, Maine. She graduated from Mr. Bernards School of Hair and Fashion in 2012. Olivia's favorite specialty is in blonde hair and women's cuts. She is a certified Hot Heads Tape in Extensions & Halo head-pieces. She loves being a mom to two handsome boys and an avid homesteader raising cows and chickens. A fun fact about Olivia is her creativity she loves to crochet and bake.
Jaime is originally from Calais, Maine. She attended the Maine State Academy of Hair Design in Brewer. Jaime has 26 years of experience doing hair. She has always wanted to be in the beauty & hair industries from a very young age. Her favorite technique is the use of foils. She is known for highlights and brightening up blondes. For fun, her husband and she like to go on cruises and be on the lake. She loves to be around water, it soothes and relaxes her mind.
Dani is one of our talented nail techs doing all of our nail services. She specializes in her fantastic pedicure services. She is from Westfield and graduated from Empire Beauty in 2013. She loves to spend time with her and her family. On the warmer days, she enjoys the outdoors exploring new places. Dani loves to garden, bake, and crafting which includes sewing.
Samantha was born and raised in Charleston, Maine. She attended Spa Tech Institute in Westbrook. Samantha has always had a passion for making people look & feel beautiful in their own skin. She loves to help others gain confidence by the use of corrective skincare and is so happy this career allows her to do so. Samantha loves to spend time with family, friends and enjoys days on Sebec Lake. One fun fact, she grew up spending every fall in the woods hunting with her Dad and has a secret passion for the outdoors.
Ann is a dually licensed esthetician and cosmetologist. She is a graduate of Spa Tech Institute out of Westbrook and Maine State Academy of Hair Design in Waterville. Ann loves her work in skincare and believes all her clients should experience a fun and friendly environment to escape to. Ann is a master of the lost art of wallpapering, learning from her grandparents who owned a home decorating store.
Kim is part of our massage team. She is originally from Fall River Massachusetts but currently lives in Ellsworth. She graduated from the Community College of Rhode Island for Massage Therapy. Kim strives in providing both a relaxing and therapeutic service for her clients. She specializes in cupping work-a new-old technique for working the facia without the deep pressure. She did competitive figure skating in middle and high school, and continues to be super outgoing, loves karaoke, and dancing.
Irene is part of our massage team. She is originally from Belfast but currently resides in Winterport. She graduated from the New Mexico Academy of Healing Arts in Sante Fe in 1999. Her favorite part of massage is putting clients to sleep during the service. She strives to make sure all her clients feel like something has been accomplished after their visit- even if it is just the best nap of their life. Outside of work, she loves hiking, snowshoeing and traveling.
Originally from a small town in Idaho, Samuel has joined our massage therapist team. With a wide variety of massage techniques, he greatly enjoys seeing his clients walk out better than they walked in.
Fun fact: Samuel is bilingual in English and Spanish and is working on improving his Dutch.
Kyla is from Wilton, NH and now lives in Bangor. Her specialty is melting stress and tension away using a combination of relaxation and deep tissue techniques. She loves spending time with her 2 boys eating her favorite PHO while watching her favorite movie Back to the Future. A fun fact about Kyla, she loves crafting and dabbling in soap making.
Danielle is a nail technician here at our spa, and will eventually be joining our hair team! Ten years ago, Danielle made the switch from being a professional hairstylist to being a full-time Mom to her two boys, who are now eight and ten. She also tried her hand in the banking world, but knew she had to make her return to the salon world because she missed it too much. She is so excited to be back! Danielle enjoys helping people feel their best, and loves to do pedicures and updos. In her free time, Danielle enjoys spending time with her family and reading new books.
Coleen is a member of our massage team here at the spa. She is originally from Canterbury, Connecticut, and now lives in Clinton, Maine. Coleen has been in the massage field for over 8 years; she specializes in deep tissue, hot stone, and Swedish techniques. Coleen loves to use her skills to help people feel better; being able to help clients increase their range of motion is the most rewarding part of her job. Coleen enjoys spending time with her three children, hiking, camping, and watching sci-fi and fantasy movies.
Marissa came to us as an apprentice in 2022, and has now joined our salon team as a full-time stylist after earning her license! Before attending cosmetology school, Marissa studied Surgical Technology at Eastern Maine Community College and became a certified surgical technologist. She is a woman of many talents! Marissa loves to do color and highlight services, and enjoys meeting new people every day in the salon. In her free time, she likes to hang out with her fiancé and their two dogs at their camp.
Maddisyn is the newest member of our esthetics team here at the spa. She specializes in waxing, facials, and brow & lash tints. Maddisyn is also certified in dermaplaning; she loves how transformative the process can be. Maddisyn enjoys bonding with her clients as she helps them achieve clear, glowing skin. In her free time, she likes to clean her home and watch Game of Thrones. Her favorite product here at the salon is Dermalogica's Daily Microfoliant.
After apprenticing with us in 2023, Abby has now joined our hair and nail departments as a full-time cosmetologist! She is so excited to have her own hair station and be a member of our stylist team. Her favorite service to perform is colors - she loves giving people confidence and helping them to feel their best. In her free time, Abby can be found hanging out with her friends, or going on fun adventures in the greater Bangor area. A fun fact about Abby: she loves iced coffee!
Jen leads all our teams here at Anthony John's. She has spent the last fourteen years gaining experience in public relations, human resources, and office management. Jen believes it is important to promote, teach, and empower each team member to feel confident in their role. You will find she leads by example and works side by side with her team every day. Jen is a native of Bangor, and graduated from Bangor High School and Empire Beauty School. She has a wide array of musical tastes, from the Eagles and the Doobie Brothers to P!nk and Taylor Swift. She loves to test her friend's knowledge of Yacht Rock whenever she is given the chance! In her free time, Jen loves spending time with her family and pets, especially her dog Fenway.