Taylor is one of our front desk guest relations. He has been working at Rain Salon & Spa since 2008. He is friendly, and has attended many education classes on Aveda product to assist you with your selections. He likes taking care of the guests at Rain and guests comment all the time how friendly he is. He is currently attending Boise State University for a degree in Education. He enjoys time with his family and playing the guitar.
Julie is an experienced stylist who spent many years as a stylist and salon owner in Twin Falls before moving to Boise and joining the team at Rain. She has been employed at Rain since 2012. She specializes in custom hair color, especially corrective color, gray coverage and blending. She excels with classic cutting and is very adept with curly hair.
In her personal time Julie enjoys gardening and working on her home. She loves watching football with her boyfriend, Duane, and admits to indulging in computer games when time permits.
Stephanie has been a leader in the hair industry since 2002. Her journey with Aveda has been on going since 2004, resulting in a great knowledge and understanding of the product and the hair color. This translates to her guests as a color specialist where she has trained with top Aveda educators throughout her career as a stylist. She has been a part of Rain Salon & Spa since its opening in 2008. She is one of the dedicated managers at the salon and spa and enjoys mentoring her staff with color ideas and formulations. She has assisted in the growth of the salon and the team she leads. She is a dedicated and passionate colorist. She enjoys creating beautiful blonds, rich browns and sassy reds for her guests. She is patient and has the skills to give you the cut and color you desire. When she is not creating great hair she is spending time with her beautiful kids, cooking and crafting!
Angela has always had a passion for the beauty industry,she graduated from Oliver Finely in 2011. Angela came to Rain Salon and Spa directly after school & quickly graduated to master stylist. She has loved learning about Aveda and what they stand for. She takes great care of her guests and loves the creative process of hair color. In 2013 she attended Congress, Aveda’s global hair show, in Minneapolis featuring the entire Aveda major platform artist. She enjoys all areas of being a stylist and finds great support from her team and Rain Salon and Spa. She has attended many education classes with Aveda and is confident she can give her guests what they are looking for. Angela spends her free time with her husband, daughter and 4 dogs!
Savannah has been with Rain since 2008 when they first opened their doors. She graduated hair school in 2006. She finds the atmosphere has allowed her to grow her skills as a stylist and enjoys taking care of her guests and getting to know them. She loves sharing new techniques she has learned with her guest and educating them on how to recreate their hair at home with Aveda products. She is about giving consistent, quality work. She is happy to be part of such a great company and feels supported in her career as a stylist. When she is not at Rain, she enjoys time with her husband and being a mom. She loves the outdoors and being part of her church. She sees many more years at Rain Salon and Spa.
Chera is Rain Salon & Spa’s General Manager. She is here at Rain to assist you in all your needs. She is an Aveda product expert. She has been working at Rain since 2008 and has enjoyed some amazing educational opportunities. She attended Congress two times, Aveda’s global hair show, in Minneapolis featuring the entire Aveda major platform artist. She is an Aveda mentor, bringing all the new and exciting products to us first. She has a passion for traveling and enjoys boating, weekends in McCall, and spending time with her husband, family and friends.
Kira with her creative and passionate personality has been making guest smile for the past 5 years doing amazing hair! After graduation from Headmasters School of Hair Design, she has continued on with her education and became certified in many advanced education courses. She has trained with many Aveda leaders in creative color, hair color solutions, advance cutting and Aveda product knowledge. She is one of Rain Salon & Spa’s men’s hair cutting specialist. She enjoys a challenge and finds the most joy in creating formal up-dos for weddings and special events. She is flexible in her hair design skills to achieve edgy or conservative styles for her guest. She is friendly and professional and is a stylist the guest can count on to give them the look they will love and the knowledge and tools to achieve the look at home to make them feel their best.
Mechele has been an industry leader since 1997. She is the owner of Rain Salon & Spa which was her dream from the beginning of her journey as a stylist. She is from a line of entrepreneurs in her family and in 2008 this dream came true. With much help from family, friends and many leaders in various areas she was able to open the doors to Rain Salon & Spa. She, with the assistance of a great team, in 2012 became an Aveda Lifestyle Salon and Spa, the highest level of salon in Aveda network and made Top 200 Salon in Salon Today! She loves Aveda and how their committed to her business and creating the best product for her guests. She has trained with many Aveda educators in her career. She has been to Aveda global education events many times and feels it strengthens her love of hair even more. She is passionate about keeping hairstyles for her guest fresh and new! Mechele has the ability to look at a guest and create for their face shape, which she feels has given her a loyal following of guests. Mechele is an expert in curly hair and balayage. She loves a challenge and mentored many stylists to become great at what they do. Mechele feels power is in sharing and she lives by this daily. Someone great once said, “hair is the fabric you never take off.” It says notice me!! She takes great care to have hair be noticed and beautiful. In her free time she is a mom of two great kids and has wonderful husband who has supported her in so many ways! She enjoys snowmobiling, hiking, and home improvement.
Stephanie is one of Rain Salon & Spa’s skilled estheticians and massage therapists. She graduated from Ashmead College of massage in 2005 and Evergreen Beauty and Barber in 2006. Stephanie has been in the industry since 2005 & part of the Rain family since 2011. She loves seeing the difference she makes in her guests lives. She enjoys aromatherapy and has mastered the art of waxing. She can customize her facials to meet the needs of her guests including all your ‘at home’ product needs. Since coming to Rain and Aveda she has embraced the Aveda culture and loves that she can provide her guest with natural alternatives to harsh petro-chemicals. Stephanie is Rain’s only Microblading specialist & is master at lash extensions, tinting and lifts. She has found a place that supports her passion for skin and the body. The family of coworkers has assisted in her growth and support to be the best at what she loves!
Keanna Keim recently moved from Portland Oregon where she attended the Aveda Institute Portland. She has been trained with all Aveda hair cutting and color techniques. She has trained with some of the top Aveda stylist; Lupe Voss, Antoinette Benders, John Raymond, Jeffery Scott and many others. She is very knowledgeable and personable and is an Aveda retail expert! Keanna has always worked with Aveda and strives to obtain the Aveda lifestyle. Keanna’s joys are in Aveda color from everyday wear to fun and edgy color, high fashion, editorial,wedding and up do styling and all types of makeup. She is very experienced with behind the camera work and knows how to make guest look and feel good on film.
She truly cares about her guest and takes priority in the health and integrity of each guest hair care needs. She loves working for Rain and Aveda and having a great Team.
Katie is one of Rains Expert Nail Technicians! She graduated from Pendelton Hair of Design. Katie has over 14 years of experience in natural and gel nails. She is very passionate and meticulous with all ares of nails. She will leave you with and unforgettable experience feeling relaxed and beautiful. During her free time she enjoys time with her boys and being outdoors.
Brianna has been in the industry since 2007, and has been working with Aveda since 2012. She joined Rain’s team in 2013 and took full advantage of the continuing education opportunities Rain and Aveda offered. In 2015 she became a Certified Color Educator for the Northwest territory. She loves all aspects of hair, but she specializes in blondes, ombré and balayage, and color corrections. In her spare time she loves to spend time with her husband and visit her family in Twin Falls
Kayla has been a stylist since 2010 and has loved every minute of her journey. She recently became licensed as a barber and specializes in men’s haircuts and shaves/beard design. Kayla loves short, edgy haircuts as well as wedding styles and makeup. She loves attending continuing education and keeping up to date with the latest trends and styles. Kayla takes pride in the service she provides her guests, always striving to exceed their expectations. Her smile and caring nature shows in her work. Kayla enjoys being outside and long boarding on the time off.
Ana graduated from Tony & Guy in 2009. She enjoys all areas of cutting hair from long layers to dramatic pixies. She enjoys working with Aveda and Rain learning new creative color techniques to bring to her guests. One thing she has loved about working with hair is how her guest feel after she has given them a beautiful cut or color. Her love for hair shows through her work! In her free time she spends every moment running around after her toddler and working out.
Laura graduated from D’shaw Institute, Now Aveda institute. From a young age Laura has always had a passion for the beauty industry. She enjoys expressing her artistic abilities through hair and makeup. She strives to provide a quality, consistent and detailed service to each client. Her strengths are wedding style up-dos, men’s cuts, precision cutting and blow styles. She enjoys the creativity of coloring hair to accent the hair cut. She is a great listener and enjoys exceeding her guest’s expectations. She is extremely excited to be part of the team at Rain Salon & Spa. She loves the education that is offered with Aveda and growing with such an amazing company. When she is not at the salon she enjoys, music, the outdoors and spending time with her family.
Amber has a passion for the beauty industry! It was a dream since she was little. She fulfilled this dream and graduated from Oliver Finley Academy of Cosmetology. She loves attending classes so she can educate herself on the newest techniques and skills. Her creative strengths are in color and hi-lighting. She enjoys bridal updos, and makeup for photo-shoots. Amber is a perfectionist taking her time to make guests feel as beautiful/handsome on the outside as they are on the inside; including teaching them how to recreate their styles with Aveda products. When she’s not working Amber enjoys taking photographs and staying in shape at the gym and spending time with her kids.
Randi pursued her career in Massage Therapy and Esthetics 2012. She is excited to be part of such a great company! She truly enjoys working with all types of needs the guest may have. From the guest needing to relax from a stressful lifestyle or looking for therapy from injury. Randi enjoys making people feel better in their own skin. She is great with first time guests and providing a trusting and comfortable experience. She is knowledgeable and can recommend treatments that are key to a healthier “YOU”. Randi’s massage and facials are very integrated and she prides herself on customizing it to your specific needs. In her free time she enjoys time with her family.
Ian has been committed to healthcare and wellness for many years and shows through his massages. He enjoys serving others and focusing on creating a relaxing customized experience for his guests. He specializes in deep tissue and recovery therapy massage. He has seen the benefits of what these types of treatments can do to improve the overall health in individuals who have suffered from all kinds of physical trauma. He enjoys spending time with friends and staying fit in the great outdoors.
Meet Megan! She’s an Aveda Institute graduate and a national 2015 Beacon competition winner for the state of Idaho as well as a 2015 North American Hair Awards Attendee. She comes to Rain as a sociable, creative, and educated hairstylist with an eye for the newest trends. Aside from being a hairstylist, Megan is also a makeup artists who regularly works on local photo shoots in the treasure valley and all around Idaho. She is great with Blondes and doing great cuts. she is excited to be a part of Rain and Aveda! In her free time she enjoys tme with friends and family.
Kaysha is an energetic, witty, spontaneous, person who loves to see things in her own way. She loves multi-media art and photography with every ounce of her well-being. She especially loves camping, fishing, and swimming with her family during summer. She is definitely not afraid of adventure. Making people laugh is one thing that she enjoys most. She loves learning and is excited to be working at Rain and for Aveda!
Carah is one of our talented and experienced nail technicians. She graduated from New Images Academy, here in Boise, Id. She has over 13 years of experience. She loves doing pedicures along with gel manicures and if your looking for artificial nails she is great with gel enhancements. She has a great eye for detail and loves giving you that classic look you are looking for. She really enjoys making her clients feel beautiful and pampered.
In her spare time she loves spending time outdoors with her husband and two small children.
Morgan has been apart of Rain’s Guest Relations team since 2012 and using Aveda products since she was old enough to get a hair cut. She is very knowledgeable on product and strives for the best when it comes to our guests. Morgan graduated form NNU in 2015 with a B.A in Psychology and has hopes of furthering her education in the future. In her spare time you can find her with her 5 dogs, hanging around family, and enjoying the outdoors.
Krista has a passion for the beauty industry, and truly followed her vision when she graduated from Milan Institute as a licensed Esthetician in 2012. After practicing as an Esthetician for over 3 years she found that she loved the business side of the beauty industry and has found her place in guest relations at the front desk at Rain Salon and Spa to fulfill everything she loves about the beauty industry and how the power of nourishing oneself can truly change lives. She is continuing her education with Aveda product knowledge and truly loves not only the product, but also what Aveda’s mission and purpose stands for.
Danie graduated from Oliver Finley Academy in Boise. She has been doing nails for 6 years. Danie is very passionate about her work. Her amazing skills make you feel like a million bucks. She specializes in gel, glitter and art. Her hobbies are cooking, camping, dancing, hanging out with friends and taking care of her 3 boys.
Jordanne graduated from the Aveda Institute Boise and has been working with Aveda since 2014. She joined the Rain family in March 2017. She enjoys updos, mens cutting, and making fun changes to her guests hair. Connecting and building relationships with her guests is one of her favorite things about being a hair stylist. In her spare time, she loves spending time with her husband & son!
At the age of 19 Sadie started her journey with Aveda and Rain Salon & Spa. Since 2008 she has attended countless classes, many from the top educators in the Aveda network. She has attended Aveda’s largest premier global hair event, Congress, 2 times in Minneapolis. She has a passion to educate new talent and instructs cutting classes within the salon. She truly loves all hair types and believes there is no better job than making people feel beautiful. In her spare time, Sadie spends time with her husband and daughter.
Shelby is a skilled Estheticians with a passion for all things beauty. She graduated in 2013 from Oliver Finley with high marks and is an Aveda product expert. Upon graduation Shelby joined the Aveda network. She loves working for a company that shares her love for cruelty free beauty and protecting the earth. Shelby has worked for Aveda corporate, in Aveda salons, and as the Lead Spa Educator at the Aveda Institute Boise. She has found her place within Rain and truly loves the positive environment and constant support the team provides.
Shelby specializes in wedding makeup, waxing, lash lifts, and customized facials. Her skin treatments always include a thorough skincare consultation and analysis, which is used to determine the best treatment route possible. She understands the importance of catering to each guest's specific needs, and strives to create a nurturing and relaxing environment for everyone who comes into Rain.
Shelby enjoys time spent in the treatment room assisting guests with their beauty goals and has dedicated time to her personal beauty blog educating. She loves spending time with her family, friends, boyfriend, and her golden retriever Finley!