Nice to meet you! Learn more about the talent at Spa in The Valley. 

At Spa in The Valley, we’ve brought together some of the industry’s most sought-after beauty and wellness experts to help you look and feel like your best self. We invite you to schedule an appointment with one of our team members today and start your journey towards total wellness, inside and out. 

HAIR CARE  |  NAIL CARE  |  SKIN CARE  |  MASSAGE THERAPY

 

 

Lisa Sautter

Platinum Designer, Department Manager & Wella Master Colorist

Lisa has been in the hair industry for 40 years and with the Salon by Debbie family for 24 of them. She helped Debbie to open the Spa in The Valley hair department in 2005 and has been a much sought after designer since. Her favorite part of the job is helping clients go on the journey to growing out their grey. Lisa has completed countless trainings and certifications throughout the years, some of them being Logics Master Colorist, KMS IQ cutting, bridal styling and curly hair cutting in locations such as New York and Paris. She has had her work published in Baltimore Magazine’s bridal features and has been nominated multiple times for Baltimore’s Best. Lisa’s beauty philosophy is “keep it simple and natural, but change it up from season to season”. She believes consultation, clear communication and customer service is key to providing you with your best experience.

Kim DeSoto

Platinum Designer, Hair Department Manager & Hair Color Director

Kim is a leading Hair Color expert. He is certified by the American Board of Master Hair Colorists. He specializes in corrective color, dimensional color and creative cutting. He has trained with world renowned artists and graduated from some of the top color brands' studios such as, Wella, Goldwell, Redken and L'Oreal. He has presented his art on stage and his photography has been published in several industry magazines. Kim believes in listening to his client’s desires and expectations. He ensures they understand their hair type and creates a look that they can recreate on their own.

 

Lindsay Dabbs

Gold Designer

Lindsay has been with Spa in The Valley since 2008. She loves to make every client feel their best. Lindsay specializes in blonding and loves to create natural, lived in hair. She participates in continuing education with Wella and Goldwell and is also Cinderella Hair Extension certified.

Maria Gee

Platinum Designer

With 20 years in the industry, Maria has been with the Salon by Debbie family since 2003. In addition to her education with Goldwell and Wella, she stays committed to staying up on the latest hair trends with lots of influencer training so she can provide specialty services such as blonding, strandlights, foiliyage and curly hair cutting. Her work has been featured in Vogue Arabia Magazine and she was voted Best Stylist 2019 by Baltimore Style Magazine. Maria sees the beauty in everyone and believes in listening to her clients wants and exceeding their expectations.

 

Steve Gill

Platinum Designer

Steve has been practicing the art of hairdressing for 39 years and has been part of the Spa in The Valley family since 2005.  He was trained by the Rusk Creative Team and was also a Rusk educator from 1997 to 2005. Steve’s areas of expertise include cutting, color, highlighting, permanent waves and straighteners & extensions. When in Steve’s chair, he believes in providing every client with a great consultation so they feel confident about the look he is giving them.  Steve’s beauty philosophy is “don’t be afraid of change” and when asked if he’s ever had a celebrity client his response was “they’re all celebrities in my chair!”

 

Brittany Hinkle

Silver Designer

Brittany has been practicing the craft of hair styling for the past 15 years and has been part of the Spa in the Valley team for the last three.  She is a graduate of The Robert Paul Academy. Her areas of specialty include men’s, women’s & kid’s cuts and color and highlights. Brittany believes that when you look good, you feel good! She builds her relationships with her clients on the foundation of good listening and delivering the results they are looking for.

 

Nicole Kerr

Platinum Designer

Nicole apprenticed at Aveda concept salon, Edward Amato in Mt. Washington Baltimore and was a member of their team for 10+ years. She became a member of the Spa in The Valley in 2008. Her favorite services include multidimensional highlighting, grey coverage, soft & natural balayage and trendy vibrant hues. In addition to earning her Level 40 Pokemon Go badge in the winter of 2018, she has received multiple advanced certifications from the Aveda institutes in Washington, D.C., and Minneapolis. When asked what her beauty philosophy is, Nicole replied “figure out what a client already loves about themselves and then have fun enhancing it! Every client should feel like the best version of themselves when they leave”.

 

Anne Leith

Platinum Designer

 In the business for 25+ years, Anne has earned advanced certifications with Wella, Goldwell & Keratin Complex. Anne is available for cuts, color, highlights, balayage, keratin treatments and formal styling. Her work has been featured in Baltimore Bride magazine.  Anne believes in working as a team with her clients to create a look that is natural and easy for them to maintain. What’s most important is to listen to her clients’ wants and needs, while educating them on what’s best for their hair type and style they are looking for. Anne’s favorite part of a workday is helping people to feel good.

 

Laura Marsh

Gold Designer

Laura started her career in hair styling with Spa in The Valley seven years ago. Blonding services, fashion colors, bridal styling and cutting are just some of her favorite services to offer. Continuing her education is paramount to Laura's success as well as utilizing her professional skills to maintain the integrity of her client’s hair. Laura is committed to exceeding her clients’ expectations all while making sure they are comfortable, relaxed and enjoying the spa atmosphere.

 

Bridget Moran

Platinum Designer & Makeup Artist

Bridget has had an amazing 35-year career in the hair industry and as an editorial artist. Ever changing and growing along the way, she is dedicated to her continued education. She has advanced certifications from Aveda, Goldwell, Wella and Bumble & bumble. Bridget specializes in color, highlights, haircuts, and makeup.  Her beauty philosophy is classic with a twist- a little change all the time keeps it fresh.

Karen Oliver

Platinum Designer & Hair Color Specialist

With over 40 years in the industry, Karen has been with Spa in The Valley for over ten of them! Her areas include but are not limited to precision cutting, highlights, dimensional color, gray coverage/blending and corrective color. Karen wants her clients to know anyone can be beautiful! Let your look reflect your personality. Listening is the secret to a successful client outcome. Karen believes a woman’s color is so important. even small tonal differences can make or break your look. The perfect hue brightens the face and can take years away.

 

Brenda Paulshock

Platinum Designer

Having owned her own salon for over 25 years, Spa in The Valley was happy to welcome Brenda to the team 14 years ago. As a platinum designer, she specializes in cutting, foiling, formal styling and undercut designs. Brenda was trained in Baltimore and New York City and is proud to have travelled the U.S. as a Clairol Color Consultant. Her work has been featured in Baltimore Magazine and has won awards for color, cut and makeup throughout the region. Brenda comes to work every day with one job in mind… make every client in her chair look and feel beautiful. Seeing the smile on her clients face with how happy they are with their results makes her job that much more rewarding.

 

Johanna Samsel

Platinum Designer

Johanna has been part of the Spa in The Valley family for 16 years and working as a stylist for 28 years total. Her specialties include, color, highlights, balayage, ombre, cutting and keratin treatments. Educated at The Maryland Beauty Academy and then apprenticed at Edward Amato salon, she’s also received advanced training with Wella, Goldwell, Aveda, Framesi, Alterna and L’oreal. Johanna was a color educator for Framesi and Alterna for over 10 years and also had the pleasure to apprentice two amazing Salon by Debbie stylists. Her favorite part of a workday is when she sees her work come together and hearing a client say they love their hair. Johanna believes everyone should feel beautiful and pampered and can’t wait to have you in her chair!

 

Cierra Roksiewicz

Silver Designer

LaSendle Burgess

Nail Technician & Department Manager

Mila Skoboleva

Nail Technician

Diane Amos

Nail Technician

Zhanna Brodovsky

Nail Technician

Zhanna has been in the industry since 1992 and a part of the Spa in The Valley team since 2007. She performs natural nail manicures, pedicures and gel polish services. 

 

 Natalia Thomas

Nail Technician

Natalia has been in the industry for 17 years, 12 of them with the Spa in The Valley family. She specializes in natural nail manicures and pedicures and also performs gel polish services.

 

Barbara DeAngelis

Esthetician & Spa Manager for Esthetic and Massage Teams

Barbara started with a Salon by Debbie Spas in 2003. She manages both skin and massage departments at Spa in The Valley while also working as a full time Esthetician. She was nominated in both 2019 and 2020 for Best Waxing by Baltimore Style Magazine. Barbara has studied under Anastasia of Anastasia Beverly Hills in the art of eyebrow shaping. She is also certified on all levels of Hydrafacial.  Her advanced knowledge of skincare comes from years of experience in the medical arena combined with advanced continuing education from our partners at Dermalogica and Eminence. She is committed to exceeding her clients’ expectations in all aspects of their visit. Her mission is to focus on delivering a results-oriented beauty experience for all her clients. 

Sofia Alexandria

Esthetician & Makeup Artist

Sofia has been a practicing esthetician and makeup artist for over 10 years. She specializes in makeup, full body waxing, Brazilians, lash lift and tints, brow tints, spray tanning and facials. Her work has been featured in The Baltimore Sun and she was voted Baltimore's Best Makeup Artist 2020 by Baltimore Style magazine. Sofia has a goal for her clients and it's to ignite the beauty from within each of them and leave them glowing after each session. Creating a safe and comfortable environment for her client’s experience is of the utmost importance to Sofia and her favorite part of the job is seeing her clients leave their appointment knowing they look and feel their very best. 

 

Katie Devlin

Esthetician

Katie has been a practicing esthetician for 37 years. A graduate of Von Lee Esthetics, Katie trained under our very own Debbie Nazelrod. She has been with Spa in The Valley for 4 years. Katie specializes in facials, waxing, lash, and brow tints. She is also a certified Hydrafacialist. 

Katie ' s beauty philosophy revolves around providing consistently exceptional experiences and always listening to her client’s needs. The favorite part of the job for Katie is not only making connections but feeling gratified when she sees her clients using the knowledge, she's given them to have the best and healthiest skin. Good things come to those who remove their makeup before bed!

 

Lauren Levin

Massage Therapist & Esthetician

Lauren has been in the beauty industry for over 20 years and joined the Spa in The Valley team 6 years ago. She holds certifications in cupping, pregnancy massage and is a Dermalogica Skincare Expert. Lauren believes in nurturing each of her clients because they can’t look good on the outside until they feel good on the inside. The favorite part of her job is when she sees her client come out of their treatment raving about how good they feel!

 

Jessica Marsh

Esthetician & Makeup Director

Having been with Spa in The Valley since 2008, Jess has grown and advanced her career in many directions. As a graduate of Von Lee, she performs facials, waxing, makeup, makeup lessons, peels, lash extension and lifts. She specializes in Brazilian waxing and eyebrow shaping. She holds a multitude of advanced certifications from top skincare brands such as Hydrafacial, Eminence, NovaLash and Dermalogica. Jess has had her work highlighted in Baltimore Bride Magazine and was voted Best Makeup Artist 2019 by Baltimore Style Magazine. Jessica has said she's never made a better decision than deciding to become an esthetician. She finds rewards in her work every day and loves to make her clients feel beautiful and renewed.

Alison Lukowski

Esthetician

Caitlyn French

Esthetician

Lindsay Hundertmark

Esthetician

Nichole Freed

Esthetician

 

Cindy Turner

Esthetician & Massage Therapist

Cindy has been in the industry over 35 years and has been with the Spa in The Valley family for over 12 years. She received her education from Von Lee and Aveda Institute. Cindy performs facials, waxing, massage, reflexology, and reiki. She is also a certified Hydrafacialist. Named Baltimore's Best Waxer in 2007, she was also nominated in 2012 for Baltimore's Best Massage and received the Hospice Patient Care award for her massage work that year as well. Cindy believes in focusing on helping her clients feel good on the inside so the outside will shine! 

 

 

Lee Clary

Registered Massage Practitioner

Lee joined the Spa in The Valley team 9 years ago when he added Massage Therapist to his resume. His specialties include Swedish, Deep Tissue, Pregnancy and Hot Stone massage. Lee strives to exceed every client’s expectation by guiding each session with the intention of healing touch.

Lana Trutstsi

Massage Therapist

Lana has been practicing massage for 16 years and has been a member of the Spa in The Valley team for over 10. Lana ' s specialties include Swedish, Deep Tissue and Pregnancy massage. She is also trained in reflexology. Lana is committed to her guest and their deepest level of relaxation during their sessions.

 

Cindy Turner

Esthetician & Massage Therapist

Cindy has been in the industry over 35 years and has been with the Spa in The Valley family for over 12 years. She received her education from Von Lee and Aveda Institute. Cindy performs facials, waxing, massage, reflexology, and reiki. She is also a certified Hydrafacialist. Named Baltimore's Best Waxer in 2007, she was also nominated in 2012 for Baltimore's Best Massage and received the Hospice Patient Care award for her massage work that year as well. Cindy believes in focusing on helping her clients feel good on the inside so the outside will shine! 

 

June Zheng

Certified Massage Therapist

June has been a practicing Massage Therapist with the Spa in The Valley family for the past 3 and a half years. June strives to exceed her clients' expectations by calming the mind, body, and spirit during her sessions. She wants her clients to leave her treatment room with a de-stressed mind and a pain free body. 

Albertina Niilo

Massage Therapist

Lucy Chemwor

Massage Therapist