Franki Moss

Franki Moss

Franki Moss SENIOR STYLIST One of the most highly sought after stylists in Portland, Franki has styled hair since 1999 here at Akari, and working as a haircutter for over 45 years. As a teenager in London, he was introduced to the legendary Vidal Sassoon by fashion...
Peter-John

Peter-John

Peter-John SENIOR STYLIST As a stylist, Peter-John has an innate knack for channeling his fashion-forward creativity into looks that work for everyday hair. He was raised in the Philippines, grew up in Los Angeles, and fell in love with Maine – where he has made Akari...
Kari Cowperthwaite

Kari Cowperthwaite

Kari Cowperthwaite COLORIST While in high school, Kari’s involvement with musical theater productions led to her interest in fashion and makeup. After attending cosmetology school, Kari worked in New York City, shampooing and sweeping hair before coming to train at...
Jonathan Perkins

Jonathan Perkins

Jonathan Perkins COLORIST A Massachusetts native and Maine transplant by way of Germany and Florida, he joined Akari in 2012 to fine-tune his skills as part of our color team. His high-wattage smile and eye for color are fast establishing him as a colorist known for...
Jenny McEdward

Jenny McEdward

Jenny McEdward SENIOR STYLIST At fourteen years old, Jenny started cutting her mom’s hair. Today she is one of Maine’s elite haircutting professionals. Her “less is more” philosophy translates into natural, livable, low maintenance care for her clients. Her approach...