A L E X M A Y
CITRUS FOUNDER | MASTER STYLIST
Alex May has always dreamed of opening her own Aveda salon. After obtaining her Cosmetology and Esthetics licenses from the Aveda Institute in 2011, she dedicated herself to learning every aspect of the beauty industry. Alex furthered her education by apprenticing with Sarah Taylor, the owner of a Salon Today Top 200 salon. Since then, she has done extensive training through Aveda and specializes in Aveda color customization and correction.
When not at the salon, Alex enjoys traveling with her wife Jenna. They love to practice yoga and live a vegan lifestyle.
Specializes in: Custom Color & Extensions
C O U R T N E Y P E T E R S O N
CO-OWNER | MASTER STYLIST
Courtney Peterson has spent the last 11 years perfecting her craft and expanding her passion for the beauty industry. She has always dreamed of creating a space where guests would be able to come enjoy the luxury of being pampered and experience high end haircare. Specializing in blonde hair and event styling, she takes every opportunity to advance her education and stay inspired.
She is certified in Bellami Professional K-tip, I-tip, Tape-in, Clip-in, and hand tied weft extensions. When she’s not doing hair, she loves spending time outside. She enjoys spending time at the beach with her husband and going for long runs on the weekend.
Specializes in: Blonde Hair & Event Styling
C A R R I E
Carrie is a stylist with 8 years of experience. She has been with Aveda for the entirety of her career. Carrie enjoys using natural placement with hair color. In her free time, Carrie enjoys spending time with her kids or watching creepy documentaries with her husband.
Specializes in: Short Haircuts & Red Hair Color
N A N C Y
Nancy started her career in 2001 in Los Angeles, CA where she grew up. She moved to New York in 2003 where she worked in Manhattan for the next 15 years. When she’s not in the salon, Nancy loves biking to the beach and enjoying a great meal with friends.
Specializes in: Gray Coverage & Balayage
Alison has worked with Aveda for 25 years. She loves working with her guests to personalize their hair cut and color that works best for them; whether it is classic and clean or trendy and on edge. In her free time, you can find Alison at a yoga class, cooking a meal, or taking a walk with her fiance and Billy, her cavalier king charles.
Specializes in: Lived-In Blonde & Gray Coverage
Chelsea has been doing hair for 7 years and started her career in Charlotte, NC. Chelsea is also a makeup artist and enjoys formal updos whether it’s for prom or a wedding. In her free time, Chelsea enjoys going to concerts with her friends.
Specializes in: Fashion Colors & Balayage
Cassidy is from upstate New York and has been doing hair for four years. She has worked exclusively with Aveda for over two of them! When not at work, you’ll find Cass hanging out with her two rescue pups and her boyfriend adventuring around Wilmington.
Specializes in: Dimensional Blondes & Balayage
Taia has had a passion for doing hair since she was a child. While in school, she trained under talented stylists, giving her the opportunity to practice before ever getting her license. In her free time, she loves cooking with her girlfriend, reading, and playing with her cats!
Specialized in: Blonde Hair & Curly Hair
Marissa began her journey with Aveda back in 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia. After a few years of being away, she was excited to return to the state of North Carolina where she grew up. When she's not in the salon, Marissa is enjoying as many outdoor activities as possible such as hiking and kayaking with her dogs.
Specializes in: Short Haircuts & Updo Styles
KellyAnn Rinearson started her career in Chicago, IL as an Aveda artist in 2021. Having an allergy to many shampoos, she knew Aveda was the product line for her! Her favorite products are Invati thickening foam and botanical repair conditioner. When she's not working she loves spending time with her Dalmatian-pit mix (Solo) and taking long walks together!
Specializes in: Blonding & Hand-Tied Extensions
Morgan has wanted to be a hairstylist for as long as she can remember, and loves all things hair! She is incredibly excited to be working with the incredible team at Citrus. In her free time, she enjoys hanging out with her dog, friends, and boyfriend.
Specializes in: Blonde & Lived-In Color
Lexi is an apprentice at Citrus and just graduated from cosmetology school. She is new to Aveda and is loving it. She has always had a passion for hair and can't wait until she's a stylist! When not in school or at the salon, she loves to go to the beach, hang out with friends, and cuddle with her cat.
Specializes in: Vivids & Blonding
FRONT DESK COORDINATOR
Khiere is from upstate New York. She has a college degree in Business Management with a focus on Marketing and Customer Service. Her favorite Aveda product is the botanical repair overnight serum. Outside of work, Khi enjoys going to the beach and spending time with Arlo!
M E L A Y N A
Melayna is currently an apprentice stylist at Citrus Salon while she is enrolled in cosmetology school. She cannot wait to become a stylist! In her free time, Melayna loves to go to the beach and soak up the sunshine!
Claire is a front desk coordinator at Citrus and is currently enrolled in Cosmetology school. Her favorite Aveda products are anything in the Smooth Infusion line. She loves all things beauty and is excited to become a stylist. In her free time, she loves going to the beach, reading, and thrifting.
R A I M E Y
Raimey has been in the beauty industry for 2 years working while completing her cosmetology degree. Her favorite Aveda products are anything in the Botanical Repair line. In her free time, Raimey enjoys the outdoors with her dog, reading and practicing self-care at home.
A D R I A N N A
Adrianna is a Salon Manager for citrus salon. She has been working with Aveda for over 4 years! She is very knowledgeable with products! When she is not at the salon, she loves taking her dog on long walks and traveling with her husband!
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