Katie is a native to Cary, North Carolina, and began her career in the salon industry in 2007. After graduating from the Aveda Institute in Chapel Hill and subsequently training under a Redken Master Stylist for 1 year, Katie joined the Jay Andrews staff in 2010.

She has attended numerous continuing education classes in NYC and has learned firsthand from some of the top Aveda and Redken artists in the world: Sam Villa, Chris Baron, George Garcia, Kris Sorbie and David Stanko.

Katie has also participated in many photo shoots, fashion shows, and her work has been published in many trade magazines. Katie loves working with all hair textures and types but especially enjoys working with thin, fine hair as well as coarse curls. Come see Katie for a fabulous blow out!