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...
Stacy MacPherson

Stacy MacPherson

Stacy MacPherson STYLIST From an early age transforming people came naturally to Stacy, who has always loved sculpting hair and working with makeup. Born and raised in the Portland area, Stacy credits the beauty of Maine’s seasons as her foremost inspiration. She has...
Kiersten McCrea

Kiersten McCrea

Kiersten McCrea SENIOR COLORIST Growing up in Aroostook County, Kiersten developed her great work ethic and strong family values. Joining the Akari family in 2005, she has completed education with Bumble and Bumble, Subtil, Goldwell Academy, and L’Oreal Professional....
Ashley Alston

Ashley Alston

Ashley Alston STYLIST/EXTENSIONS SPECIALIST After living in Florida, Ashley returned home to Maine in 2011 to start her career at Akari. She studied at the Aveda Institute, one of the beauty industry’s top schools, and has continued to nurture her talent by attending...
Stephanie Madore

Stephanie Madore

Stephanie Madore SENIOR STYLIST Stephanie has been a member of the Akari cutting team since 1994, right out of high school. She was one of the first providers to go through Akari’s apprenticeship program. A mother of two young girls, Stephanie has a calming presence...