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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

  • Haleigh Trout

    Cosmetology Educator

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    CJ De La Torre

    Cosmetology Educator

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    Megan DelPozo

    Guest Relations Coordinator

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    Marissa Hunt

    Guest Relations Coordinator

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    Kelly Kauffman

    Cosmetology Educator

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    Mercedes Dellinger

    Admissions Assistant

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    Sabreena Lee

    Guest Relations Coordinator

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    Devota Root

    Guest Relations Coordinator

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    Annie Zuniga

    Guest Relations Coordinator

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    Karina Fakuda

    Esthetics Educator

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    Wendi Wilson

    Esthetics Educator

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    Annie Gandara

    Cosmetology Educator

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    Becca Rubinstein

    Cosmetology Educator

  • 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 Assistant

  • Missy Conti

    Education & Technology Manager | Cosmetology Educator

  • Jillian Bone

    Student Services & Placement Coordinator

  • 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

  • Madison Smith

    Esthetics Educator

  • Tonka Quni

    Cosmetology and Nail Technician Educator

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    Monique Moody

    Cosmetology Educator

  • Holly Marshall

    Cosmetology Educator

  • Cheri Parcells

    Operations Coordinator

  • Beth Gable

    Bookkeeper