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

Johanna Root, Master Stylist-Barber-Nail Tech Extraordinaire 

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Johanna Lorraine is an energetic Stylist, Barber and Nail Technician from Louisville Colorado. She moved here with her Yorkie and Toy Poodle, Bes Frien and Honey Bear. Johanna actively plays volleyball twice per week. Also stays Green along with Hotel Palomar, and cycles to work every day. Johanna’s beauty industry passions include mathematically tuned men’s and woman’s haircuts, mentally visualizing angles and dimensions specific to every client. Johanna, being Brazilian Blow Out Certified, is very particular in the time and accuracy that is needed and involved to insure perfect results. Along with being downtown’s self proclaimed Best Nail Technician, Johanna is trained in CND Shellac and CND Vynalux. Book early for openings are limited!


Featured in ALLURE MAGAZINE's Top Ten List for 2014!

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Melody Cole, Master Stylist and Educator 

Melody has been a stylist for 16 years and a Cosmetology Educator for 8 of those years. Her passions include color and personalizing a new style and cut specific to each clients hair. She excels in special event styles. "Any chance to do wedding hair, I'm already there!" Melodys biggest reward is making each guest feel their very best.  Outside of work she is a mom, a dog mom,  an avid adventurer and travel junkie. Mel loves photo documenting trips and adventures. On the weekends she stays active by going on hikes, riding a bike or just being outdoors. With down time to relax she likes to  get lost in a book. Melody would love to have you in her chair. Your best bet is to book ahead, as openings are limited.

Lorie Andreopoulos 

Lorie is a Manicurist and Certified Master Pedicurist. She has 20 years of experience in the nail beauty industry. She thrives on knowledge to keep her clients safe and living a life with happy and healthy hands and feet. Recently relocated from Michigan, Lorie is an outdoor enthusiast. She loves to hike, and street cycle. She also enjoys mountain biking, kayaking and camping. She has two adult kids, a wonderful husband and a little brown Shih Tzu, Ellie.

Aurora Araman


 Aurora is all around educated. She still currently dabbles in teaching advanced aesthetics, medical laser treatments, holistic health and the list goes on. At Ash Copper she offers custom facials and body treatments such as detoxification wraps, body scrubs and ginger compresses. Aurora has been in the beauty and health/wellbeing industry for over 20 years. When she is not at work she is a mom of two awesome teenagers and a fur mom to her cats and husky. They're always hanging out with her while she binge watches the television or reads.  They are under her feet when she is cleaning house, even the pets. :D She likes to have fun and make people feel better inside and out.