owner & stylist
With over 8 years of experience, Barri has traveled all over the world furthering her education. Specialized color training in Paris and Chicago have helped give her a more technical view into the artistic world of hair color.
“A haircut is only as good as a client can style it at home, so I love nothing more than giving someone a beautiful look that is easily attainable for them too.”
Sarah graduated from the University of South Carolina in 2009 with a Bachelor of Science in Retail Management. After graduating, Sarah worked in both retail and outside sales and then property management for student housing. Needing a change, the fun atmosphere of managing a hair salon seemed to be a perfect fit. Sarah loves seeing happy clients and strives to give each person the ultimate salon experience with every visit.
color education director, stylist
A native of Maine, Josh is now happy to call Columbia and Process his home. With over four years of experience, Josh specializes in cutting, coloring and keratin treatments. Whether you are looking for perfectly sunkissed highlights, an elegant bob, or a funky pink mohawk — Josh’s can-do attitude will leave you thrilled with your hair and ready for your next visit the instant you are finished.
technical education director, stylist
Since 2008, Amber has been using her professional training and love for the beauty industry to keep clients feeling and looking great everyday. Amber considers herself an artist and has a deep appreciation for attention to detail when designing the perfect look.
“I’m energetic, chatty and love spending time with people. I think everyone is capable of great hair days — it’s just about finding the right cut, color, and product combination to fit your needs and desires.”
guest relations director
Ashton joined Process in early 2016 and we’re so happy to have her as a part of the team. She is a Charleston native and moved to Columbia for school. She recently graduated from the University of South Carolina with a bachelor’s degree in History and Social Work. In her free time, Ashton enjoys gardening, doing puzzles and playing with her two dogs Roxy and Tucker.
Jennifer is a South Carolina native. She has been creating beautiful hair for the past eight years. Jennifer enjoys color, cutting and specializes in the Keratin Smoothing System. She is also certified in Hotheads and Babe tape-in hair extensions. Jennifer is a Breast Cancer survivor. As a member of the Young Servivor's Coalition, she helps women who are dealing with the effects of cancer.
Garrett is a South Carolina native who attended Hammond School in Columbia. After discovering an interest in hair, he attended Paul Mitchell School Columbia where he perfected his craft and received his cosmetology license. He is also certified in multiple variations of hair extensions. Garrett joined the team at process in the fall of 2014 and invites you to be a part of the process experience.
After working as a dental assistant for six years, Dana discovered her true passion was art. She's been pursuing it ever since. She loves to express herself through creativity — whether she's doing hair, painting, or writing music. Hair just seemed to fit into her creative world so she attended Paul Mitchell's school. One of her favorite things about being a stylist is making people feel special and valued.
“I'm a big believer in following your dreams and using your talents to positively influence the world around you.”
Erin loves collaborating with her clients to create styles that fit their daily lives, whether they have 5 minutes or an hour to spend on their hair. She enjoys making her clients feel relaxed in the salon and confident when they leave. Erin has over five years of experience and specializes in color, cutting and men's grooming.
Ashley received her bachelor’s degree in Fashion Merchandising from The University of South Carolina, but then realized her true passion was making people beautiful. Since 2012, Ashley has enjoyed color, cutting and especially styling for special occasions. She is a firm believer that a great blowout can change your life.
Born and raised in Columbia, Emily has always had a love for the arts and helping others, while her greatest passion is doing hair. After graduating at Kenneth Shuler, Emily started her journey at Process in December 2017. She was taught by Amber and Josh in the Associate Program and has now spread her wings in her own chair. Emily has a love for color and can bring you the smoothest hair in a Keratin Treatment!
“If you love what you do, you will never work a day in your life.”
Shannon spent 15 years in the legal field before switching gears and pursuing a career in cosmetology. She enjoys making people feel confident and beautiful for those special times in their lives. She lives in forest acres with her husband of 18 years and their daughter Quinn.