Artistic Cut Specialist
LOCATION: Downtown Austin
PROFESSIONAL SINCE: 1998
AVANT PROFESSIONAL SINCE: 1999
EDUCATION: Aveda Advanced Academy in New York and London, Studied with Sam Bracoto, Antoinette Beenders, Ray Civello, Ermino, Van Michael, DJ Freed, Bumble & Bumble, Toni & Guy. Received the Critic's Choice Award for Austin Fashion Week "Best Hairdresser".
"After majoring in journalism for 3 years @ Northwestern I took a semester off and went to cosmetology school. I fell in love with doing hair and making people smile."
Amanda is not one to go unseen. With a personality as big as Texas, Amanda bring every room to life the second she walks through the door. Dedicated to to personal growth as well as community growth, Amanda has done everything from platform & editorial work to educating & mentoring. She stays heavily involved in the community events and developement in the arts, music, and fashion scenes. With a passion for people, art, music, traveling, and experiencing all that life has to offer, it is no wonder, Amanda has a special place in the hearts of all who know her. Today, Amanda continues to insire as an educator at the Aveda Institute Austin and behind the chair with her Avant guests and family.