Artistic Team

The Artistic Team is responsible for training the entire company in the latest cut and color techniques to implement in our Houston, Austin, San Antonio and Dallas salons. They are also the creative minds behind the hair and make-up styles in all of our Visible Changes marketing materials and contributions to industry publications.


01 1985 Novlette

01 1985 Novlette

Name: Novlette
Staff Member Since: 1984
Artistic Team Member Since: 1984
Salon: Memorial City Mall
Skill Level: Premier Director
 
Novlette is one of the original members of the Visible Changes Artistic Team! Currently serving as the Director, Novlette has seen the Artistic team grow from a group of stylists brainstorming new ideas into a world-class collection of talent. We're so grateful she's part of our team!
02 1988 Sandra

02 1988 Sandra

Name: Sandra
Staff Member Since: 1984
Artistic Team Member Since: 1988
Salon: Memorial City Mall
Skill Level: Premier Director
 
Sandra is the Artistic Team's Director of Education. In this position she is in charge of Visible Change's training and developmental skills programs. Sandra has been an educator with Visible Changes since 1984, when she helped develop our Basic Training program. Sandra is wildly talented and has studied hairdressing in the world's fashion capitals including: New York, San Francisco, London, Germany and Italy.
03 1995 Kit Perkins

03 1995 Kit Perkins

Name: Kit
Staff Member Since: 1993
Artistic Team Member Since: 1995
Salon: Artistic Team Headquarters
Skill Level: Media Specialist
 
Kit's creative energy is the driving force behind the video shown in all Visible Changes salons and fashion shows. Kit has been a member of the Visible Changes family since 1993 and a member of the Artistic Team since 1995. His artistic talent is put to great use in selecting the music for our fashion shows and creating video backdrops for Visible Changes events.
03 1997 Fabian

03 1997 Fabian

Name: Fabian
Staff Member Since: 1990
Artistic Team Member Since: 1997
Salon: Almeda Mall
Skill Level: Creative Director
 
Fabian is one of our most creative minds on the Artistic team and consequently is in charge of the artistic vision of our team. A Visible Changes family member since 1990, he joined the Artistic Team in 1997. He is featured in countless magazines and hairstyling books. In high demand as a trend setter, Fabian has traveled to Paris, New York, Brazil, and California to work on photo shoots with several different photographers in the industry.
04 1998 Xzavier

04 1998 Xzavier

Name: Xzavier
Staff Member Since: 1993
Artistic Team Member Since: 1998
Salon: Memorial City Mall
Skill Level: Premier Director
 
With a creative talent for movement and hair, Xzavier is the creative genius behind the choreography at our shows and events. Since joining the Visible Changes family in 1993, and the Artistic Team in 1998, Xzavier has enjoyed watching Visible Changes' trend setting styles brought to life on the runway.
05 2001 Bernie

05 2001 Bernie

Name: Bernie
Staff Member Since: 1997
Artistic Team Member Since: 2001
Salon: Memorial City Mall
Skill Level: Creative Director
 
A stylist for over 30 years, Bernie is one of the kindest members of the Visible Changes family. She came to us in 1997 and has lived her motto to "treat people as you would have them treat you" in the salon every day since. A member of our Artistic Team since 2001, she is currently the company educator for all our Keratin services.
07 2003 Esme Castilleja

07 2003 Esme Castilleja

Name: Esme
Staff Member Since: 1993
Artistic Team Member Since: 2003
Salon: Galleria Mall
Skill Level: Creative Director
 
Esme is one our most driven team members! As a part of the Artistic Team Esme has represented Visible Changes by designing hairstyles, together with her mentor Vivienne Mackinder, which have been featured in the Intercoiffure Style Book. Esme joined Visible Changes in 1993 and her passion drove her into our Artistic team in 2003.
08 2003 Evelina Villareal

08 2003 Evelina Villareal

Name: Evelina
Staff Member Since: 1994
Artistic Team Member Since: 2003
Salon: Almeda Mall
Skill Level: Art Director
 
Texture is Evelina's specialty and she certainly brings another dimension to our Artistic Team. As a Visible Changes family member since 1994 Evelina became an Artistic Team member in 2003 but even after ten years she finds ways to grow and loves sharing creativity with the team.
09 2003 Diana Baragan

09 2003 Diana Baragan

Name: Diana
Staff Member Since: 1997
Artistic Team Member Since: 2003
Salon: Galleria Mall
Skill Level: Premier Director
 
Our resident “go-getter,” Diana was Visible Changes' Rising Star in 1999 and held that title for the next four years! She joined the Visible Changes family in 1997 and has been a part of the Artistic Team since 2003, representing Visible Changes at the Intercoiffure Atelier in New York, and with celebrity hairstylist, Oribe on his Armani photo shoot in Milan, Italy.
10 2003 Maria Anderson

10 2003 Maria Anderson

Name: Maria
Staff Member Since: 1998
Artistic Team Member Since: 2003
Salon: Baybrook Mall
Skill Level: Creative Director
 
A true team player Maria has been part of the Visible Changes family since 1998. In 2003 she brought her talent and collaborative attitude to the Artistic team where we all enjoy learning from and with her. With her upbeat personality Maria finds inspiration from making every client who sits in her chair look their best.
15 2010 Myrna Hermida

15 2010 Myrna Hermida

Name: Myrna
Staff Member Since: 2000
Artistic Team Member Since: 2010
Salon: Memorial City Mall
Skill Level: Creative Specialist
 
Bringing out clients' inner beauty is Myrna's specialty. She has been a valued member of the Visible Changes family since 2000 and joined the Artistic Team in 2010.
17 2010 Anthony Garza

17 2010 Anthony Garza

Name: Anthony
Staff Member Since: 2007
Artistic Team Member Since: 2010
Salon: Deerbrook Mall
Skill Level: Art Director
 
Anthony's dream came true in 2007 when he joined the Visible Changes family. Since then he has excelled at everything he has had the opportunity to be involved with. As a part of the Artistic Team since 2012, he's helped train and teach the up-and-coming staff. Anthony believes you shouldn’t ever stop dreaming!
18 2011 Melissa Reichow

18 2011 Melissa Reichow

Name: Melissa
Staff Member Since: 2002
Artistic Team Member Since: 2011
Salon: The Shops at La Cantera
Skill Level: Creative Specialist
 
Melissa's creative style is inspired by everything around her including our clients and her family and friends. Melissa has used the opportunity to travel and work with the amazing artists on the team, building the inspiration that has led her to excel at Visible Changes since 2002.
19 2011 Monica Ortega

19 2011 Monica Ortega

Name: Monica
Staff Member Since: 2002
Artistic Team Member Since: 2011
Salon: Willowbrook Mall
Skill Level: Creative Specialist
 
Always one to push the envelope, Monica has been a member of the Visible Changes family since 2002. As one of the newest members of the Artistic Team, she continues to redefine "thinking out of the box" by pushing herself and others out of their comfort zones to get creative.
22 2013 Cindia Saucedo

22 2013 Cindia Saucedo

Name: Cindia
Staff Member Since: 1997
Artistic Team Member Since: 2013
Salon: The Woodlands Mall
Skill Level: Master Specialist
 
Cindia loves to scan the magazines for new fashion trends. She has always wanted to be a hair stylist and looks forward to the extra education as a part of the Artistic team. Cindia hopes to just keep growing creatively.
 
24 2013 Nancy Robles

24 2013 Nancy Robles

Name: Nancy
Staff Member Since: 2008
Artistic Team Member Since: 2013
Salon: The Shops at La Cantera
Skill Level: Art Director
 
Nancy is proud to be a “belieber” because she loves Justin Bieber’s style. Working in our San Antonio La Cantera location since 2008, Nancy also loves Visible Changes.
25 2013 Melodie Crews

25 2013 Melodie Crews

Name: Melodie
Staff Member Since: 2009
Artistic Team Member Since: 2013
Salon: Memorial City Mall
Skill Level: Style Director
 
Active in running, yoga and painting, Melodie starts her day with a good sprint. Then she heads to her salon family and her favorite product – hairspray. But Melodie really feels that a client’s best beauty product is confidence!
26 2014 Meta

26 2014 Meta

Name: Meta
Staff Member Since: 2012
Artistic Team Member Since: 2014
Salon: Galleria Mall
Skill Level: Senior Stylist
 
 Meta won first place in Visible Changes new talent hair show in 2013 and quickly set her sights on becoming a member of the Artistic Team. She finds her inspiration at fashion shows, from celebrity styles, and in all kinds of magazines.