Stefanie Richards – Owner, Stylist, Spiritual Counselor 


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      “What I offer, above all else is integrity.  I want to provide my clients with exactly what they want, while maintaining the integrity of their hair.  I focus entirely on my guest .  I take care of my clients in a way that I think most stylists miss.  I will take time to do a proper Consultation with you."


With 17 years experience in the Health & Beauty Industry, Stefanie has a lot to offer her clients.  She excels at all color services, hand-painting color techniques, and balayage.  She enjoys women's cuts and classic men's cuts as well.  She strives for continued education, both as teacher and student.  Stefanie also specializes in Curly Hair.  


Stefanie worked in Los Angeles before relocating to Phoenix.  In LA she became an Artistic Educator for Davines North America, and is now an Independent Educator in Phoenix.  She is great at fixing damaged hair and getting your hair back to it's best health.  Through continued education, she has a wealth of knowledge about Davines color and products.  Stefanie's latest endeavors include adding Life Coaching, Spiritual Counseling and Reiki Energy Healing to her list of services.   To make a reservation with Stefanie, or any other team member at Ash Copper please email her at

Nathalie Ayala - Master Stylist, Nail Tech, Makeup Artist

Nathalie has been a licensed cosmetologist for the last 10 years and is currently an ambassador for the Mirabella cosmetic line . Her passion not only includes hair color and haircuts she also specializes in special occasion hair and makeup as well as manicures and pedicures.  She enjoys every aspect when it comes to the beauty Industry.  Staying up-to-date with the new trends - balayage, ombré , short or long hair, she personalizes each and every one of her clients needs. Aside from her profession she is also a wonderful mom of two, Jonathan and Esther.

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Christina Lopez, Hair Stylist

Christina has been in the hair and makeup game for 6 years.  She began her career with an apprenticeship in Manhattan and then worked for an internationally renowned salon. She specializes in women's cuts and color, and is great with textured and curly hair.  She is our resident dreadlock master as well as morale booster at Ash Copper.  New to her list of skills is Salon Coordinator.  In her free time she enjoys Zumba, family time and pottery.  She will lift your spirits while she improves the life of your locks!

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Kelcie Lacy, Hair Stylist 

Kelcie been in the salon industry for almost 6 years and has a passion for creative hair. Throughout her career she has attended a number of trainings involving color application and haircutting. She loves educating her clients on what their hair needs and excels at recommending styles that compliment their features.  Some of Kelcie's favorite services to provide are vivid balayages, lived in blondes and crafted haircuts. When she is not in the salon you'll find her hanging out with my dogs, painting, or on a hike.

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