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Shannon Simmonds

Level: Creative Director
Born: Hinton, AB
Personal Style: Eclectic Sophistication

Shannon has been a stylist for over 20 years and a salon owner over 15 years. She travels N America as a Guest Artist for Joico where she inspires and teaches advanced cutting and colouring techniques to other stylists. She has won many National Awards including: Canadian Colourist, BC Stylist, BC / Alberta Stylist and Multi Cultural Stylist and has worked with some of the top stylists in the industry. As Creative Director of OTF, Shannon is the principal educator for all the OTF stylists. Her goal is to train and house stylists that will give you the ultimate experience! Although Shannon is very busy with travel and training, she still works behind the chair a few days a week because she is still, and always will be, a stylist who wants her clients to feel like a million bucks!




Valerie Hintay
Assistant Manager/ Senior Stylist

Val may only be 5' but this girl packs a talented punch! She has taken many advanced classes including Kevin Murphy styling and Joico advanced ...


Angela Grant
Senior Stylist

We are so lucky to have Ange as part of our team! This talented stylist has extensive experience is every avenue of hair styling! She brings many ...


Allie Routledge
Senior Stylist

The most important aspect to your visit with Allie is that YOU GET WHAT YOU WANT! She takes the time to really understand your needs when it comes to your ...


Anja Durneva
Advanced Stylist

Anja came to us from Australia but was born in Russia- she has the coolest accent! A self described svelte, minimalist who loves the androgynous look ...


Amanda Loxterkamp
Master Stylist/ Part-Time

Amanda has been a strong part of the OTF team for many years. With her 10 years experience, you can count on Amanda to deliver! She has experience ...

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Jaylene Hartnell
Manager/ Senior Stylist

We were thrilled to have Jay join our team! She has over 10 years experience in the industry with advanced training in men's hair design (including ...


Veronica Aliano
Senior Stylist

Ciao Bella!!! Veronica has come to us straight from Italy!!! She has over 10 years experience as a stylist and colourist and has been trained all over Italy, ...


Taylor Smale
Assistant Manager/ Advanced Stylist

Taylor loves all aspects of hair!! Since graduating from the Aveda Institute in Vancouver she is excelling in her profession! She does a mean ...


Michelle LaFrance
Junior Stylist

Michelle is a very creative hair stylist and make-up artist who has a great passion for both. Our rock star is a hair enthusiast who is always working ...