David Warner, Jr. – Excited to begin his career, David graduated from Obriens School of Cosmetology Class of 1994. His passion for hair color and cutting was quickly challenged when he discovered that he was allergic to many of the products used in mainstream beauty salons. Determined to stay in the field he loved, David opened Texture Salon in 2001. Using ammonia free, organic, natural products and embracing local, small businesses, he has a special interest in investigating new, alternative hair products.
David has educated with Farouk Systems for salons and trade shows and enjoys keeping up to date with hair shows and in salon classes. “It’s
important never to forget why I entered the beauty industry. To have a real connection with my client and make them feel good about
David has a special passion for corrective hair coloring and curly hair, as well as being certified in Chi Transformation straightening, he has attended the Deva Curl Academy in NYC.
Some of the things David enjoys are history documentaries, the peace and quiet of nature, working on his home improvements and traveling with his husband and their retired greyhound “Bruno”.
Andrea Lamphere is a graduate of Diorr’s Beauty College in Burlington, Vermont. She worked at salons in Burlington for seven years before opening her own shop in 1979. She attended the World Beauty Festival in London, England in 1982. After selling her salon in 1985, Andrea worked for a few salons in Middlebury before joining Texture Salon in 2006.
A seasoned hairdresser with over 40 years in the beauty industry, Andrea strives to keep learning new techniques and has studied in Montreal, Boston, New York and London. She tries to attend at least 2 educational events per year and has done so for 42 years, keeping her clients current in today’s fashion.
Taylor has been in the hair industry since 2012. She began receptionist and shadowing at an Obriens salon in Middlebury while attending Obriens Aveda Institute.
Taylor takes pride in building a strong relationship with each of her clients, to form trust and confidence. Her goal is to always create a style that can be maintained and recreated at home. She enjoys a variety of services such as waxing coloring, and cutting both men and women hair as well as having confidence and patience with small children.
Taylor has a passion for continuing her education and creative with specialized classes, and hair shows throughout each year. She has traveled to Chicago, New York, and Rhode Island to gain inspiration to bring to her clients and fellow stylists a like.
Let her show you not just her skill and creativity but her funny and warm personality that brings to every service!
JoAnna Carter is a native Vermonter and loves living here. She graduated from Salon Professional Academy in 2009 and has enjoyed her last 8 years as a stylist.
JoAnna prides herself in custom cuts for men and women as well as the entire family including small children. Never one to shy away from color, she is well versed in Textures full line of Chi and Organic Colors.