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Whether you’re interested in cosmetology, esthetics, nails or laser, our faculty and staff are dedicated to making your education worth the investment. At Penrose Academy, you can trust that we will lead by example and steer you towards career success. With our talented team of experts, you’ll have the support and encouragement you need to achieve your goals.

Our Founders

  • Jill Kohler

    President

  • Burt Kohler

    Creative Director

Our Staff

  • Nikki Parcells

    Senior Director of Education and Student Services

  • Heidi Kloppenburg

    Senior Director of Business Development | Laser Educator

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    Bridget O’Brien

    Director of Admissions

  • Adrianna Arrieta

    Admissions Coordinator

  • Missy Conti

    Education & Technology Manager | Cosmetology Educator

  • Jillian Bone

    Student Services & Placement Coordinator

  • Kelly Dunlavey

    Cosmetology and Nail Technician Educator | Student Services Coordinator

  • April Guiliani

    Cosmetology Educator

  • Cristina Hughes

    Esthetics and Laser Educator

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    Carolee Severson

    Cosmetology Educator

  • Lesley Lane

    Financial Aid Manager

  • Courtney Teerink

    Admissions Assistant

  • Lena Gonzalez

    Admissions Coordinator

  • Tamekia Okagu

    Cosmetology Educator

  • Lindsey Miller

    Esthetics and Laser Educator

  • Andria Young

    Student Services Coordinator

  • Caroline Winkler

    Marketing Manager | Esthetics Educator

  • Nikki Weldon

    Esthetics and Laser Educator

  • Madison Smith

    Esthetics Educator

  • Tonka Quni

    Cosmetology and Nail Technician Educator

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    Monique Moody

    Cosmetology Educator

  • Holly Marshall

    Cosmetology Educator

  • Reagan Luck

    Cosmetology Educator

  • Cheri Parcells

    Guest Relations Coordinator

  • David Quni

    Guest Relations Coordinator

  • Beth Gable

    Bookkeeper