As the director of education at Salon Hair Care, Chris has been involved in the implementation and development of many emerging brands, collaborating launch events with local and international companies and guest artists to bring the best of skill development and knowledge to the hairdressing industry in South Australia.  

Chris has had the opportunity to travel internationally with Alter Ego and Elgon to attend masterclasses and conferences.


DOREEN WALLACE           @dw_alterego_italy_au_educator
Doreen’s many years as an leader and now National Educator for Alter Ego Italy, has given her great passion and job satisfaction. An enthusiastic educator and presenter, this shows in her workshops.

Doreen is currently undertaking further training in Europe with the International team from Alter Ego. The impact education has on the hairdresser is not only essential, but inspirational to Doreen.


KYM KREY           @kymkrey
Kym Krey is a Salon Business Specialist with a wealth of industry knowledge and experience spanning over 35 years. She’s managed dozens of salons, mentored hundreds of salon owners to outstanding results, and taken three of her own businesses from start-up to successful, award-winning operations. An industry mastermind with invaluable methods to help salon owners get serious results.

A Hairdresser with a business degree and a fascination for human behaviour, she’s an outstanding business educator with a ‘knack’ for making the complicated sound simple and has a passion for building exceptional businesses, thriving teams and cultures of excellence.  


KIMBERLEY MARKS           @yeahthecurls
Kimberley has been hairdressing for 2 decades and has always been passionate about naturally curly hair. As a result of this passion for curls, her research led her to the Curly Girl Method Handbook. Realising how many women and men were desperate to gain the right knowledge to properly maintain their curls, Kimberley travelled to London to train with Lorraine Massey (writer and developer of The Curly Girl Method Handbook).

It was there she learnt the art of dry, Curl by Curl cutting and the proper styling techniques to make frizz become beautiful curls. 


ALICIA CARRUTHERS           @alihair_
With over 16 years’ experience in the hairdressing industry, Ali has been lucky enough to work for some of the top salons across Adelaide and Melbourne, including UVA Salon and Parlour Hair/ Toni & Guy.

Ali is extremely passionate about the industry and keeping her skills fresh and up to date. Ali successfully launched her own business Ali Hair in 2016; based out of Joint Hair as a freelance stylist specialising in colour, cutting and styling. Being able to own her own business has meant that Ali has been able to submerge her time and energy into becoming a specialist in freelance styling for weddings and fashion photo shoots.


Sam has been in the hairdressing industry for 15 years and is still just as passionate about her craft as she was the day she started.

She has been incredibly blessed during her career and had many different experiences from your little salon around the corner to working for Toni and Guy in the city and being a part of behind
the scenes at fashion shows and events.

As a business owner Sam is passionate about education as she feels being up to date and on trend is a vital part of our


Michelle has been a Beauty Therapist for 18 years. Michelle has successfully ran her own salon, lectured at Tafe and was involved in judging competitions for Hair & Beauty SA.

In 2010 Michelle joined the team at Salon Hair Care, writing and facilitating training courses.


  RENYA SANDERS        @eyelash.magic
With over 20 years experience in the beauty industry, Renya prides herself on delivering the highest quality, up-to-date training to elevate the industry’s standards and reputation.
Throughout her career, Renya has owned her own salon, wholesale and eyelash company, facilitated education and worked in many salons.

Renee has been involved in the tanning industry for 12 years, her career at TechnoTan/Vutan has included facilitating both Vutan and Technotan education at TAFE, Beauty Expo’s and brand education sessions Nationwide 

Renee is passionate about sharing her expertise, skill and technique to those starting out in the spray tanning industry, and upskilling spray tanning technicians to the highest level and professional standard.