Our Team


Hairdressing over 50 years gives the salon and team the edge with ‘Experience’. Brenda has adapted as fashions change with continuing training to update her skills.

These skills and experience are the basis for excellent training for all the team. Brenda has a number of awards in Hairdressing and business, and is a HITO Assessor National Certificate in Hairdressing as well as an Advanced L'Oreal Colour Expert.
Having recently returned from Paris, where Brenda was invited to visit L’Oreal head office and academy, Brenda and her team are ready to give you a fabulous new look for 2018.


Lisa has been part of the Hillcrest Hair Design team for 11 years, (13 years of hairdressing). She is a fully qualified senior stylist, with National Certificate In Hairdressing.

Being an Advanced L'Oreal Colour Expert with many L’Oreal Colour Certificates, Lisa is an expert in achieving the special blondes tones which are so popular with clients, and how to look after them with Kerastase and L’Oreal products.


Kalina has been hairdressing for 12 years and is one of our Senior Stylist, having achieved her National Certificate in Hairdressing in 2010. She has been with Hillcrest Hair Design for 10 years. She loves every aspect of hairdressing.

Although she has some L’Oreal Colour Certificates, she plans to attend more courses in the next year. She believes it is important for our clients to have the best in home hair care to maintain the colours and styles they love when they leave our salon.


Rachel joined Hillcrest Hair Design in December 2016 after completing 2 years at Wintec Hairdressing School, plus lots of work experience. She has now completed all L'Oreal Colour Expert Courses and is currently preparing to sit her Hairdressing National Certificate in April 2018. She loves all aspects of hairdressing and is looking forward to being one of the Senior Stylists at Hillcrest Hair Design.

Kate has been with us full time since December 2017, after completing her first year at Wintec Hairdressing School. She keeps the salon running while supporting her fellow Senior Stylists. She will be doing our L'Oreal Colour Expert Courses this year and is being trained by our Senior Stylists to apply any of their clients colours to a high standard. She is well on her way to becoming our latest Intermediate Stylist at Hillcrest Hair Design.


Hannah joined us last year, she primarily works at our sister Salon Dezigner Hair on the Waikato University Campus, but works here with us on Saturdays at Hillcrest Hair Design.

She has been hairdressing for 6 years and did her training with Wintec Hairdressing School. She loves making people feel good about themselves and being creative. She loves doing Ombres and enjoys hair ups.

We are a special Hairdressing Salon where

'Experience of senior stylists meets the youthful fun of the younger stylists’

to give you the very best in all hairdressing services.


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