Our Experts

Hannah C.

Hannah C.

Concierge & Salon Assistant

Hannah joined us in 2015 as a member of our Concierge Team. Hannah’s kind and compassionate nature suits her career very well. An introvert at heart, she is very in tune and fascinated by hair’s ability to positively impact not only the perception of one’s self, but also the emotional change. With having an Aunt in the industry, she knew it was her calling at a very young age. She graduated in 2015 from The Salon Professional Academy and has continued her education through the following courses:

  • “Art of Balayage” with George Garcia
  • Kevin Murphy product knowledge
  • Men’s Cutting with American Crew
  • Formal Up-do’s with Surface
  • Aveda’s Product Knowledge
  • Aveda Styling Essentials
  • Makeup Product Knowledge & Application with Mirabella

When not in our salon, you can find Hannah painting, outdoors or busting out some vocals to her favorite tunes.

“Imperfection is beautiful.”

Christina S.

Christina S.

Master Beauty Expert

Christina Schardan is our ray of sunshine! She is married to an amazing man & has 5 beautiful children, with TWO sets of twins!

Being a master in beauty is Christina’s hobby. She loves the art of hair design. She sees hair-cutting as sculpting & loves the chemistry behind hair color. She is a master at enhancing each client’s natural beauty by sculpting & color placement & design.

Christina started her career in 2003 at a spa on the east coast of Florida & worked there for 5 years before moving back home to Missouri. Once home she continued her career at a 5-star spa for almost 6 years & joined us here at The Color Room in 2014. We are so pleased to have her as a part of our family!!

Below is a small glimpse of some of Christina’s education:

  • Aveda Haircolor Magic I & II
  • Aveda Full Spectrum Deep
  • Aveda Pure Blonding
  • Bumble & Bumble
  • Loreal Professional – Color/Balayage/Ombre/Sytles
  • Keratin Complex Certified
  • Paul Mitchell upstyles
  • Aveda’s Blonde Finish Toner’s
  • Into to Salon Styling
  • Women’s Modern Classics Haircutting
  • Men’s Modern Classics Haircutting
  • Aveda’s Style Systems Upstyling

“Love makes little things grow.”

Toni P.

Toni P.

Owner, Educator & Master Beauty Expert

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Toni started her career in 2006 but has been in the salon since childhood, with her mother being a cosmetologist as well. Beauty, hair and makeup are her passion. Her inspiration stems from fashion, music, and design. Toni loves mixing different aspects of cultural design to perfect every guest’s desired look. Her motivation comes from her husband, Jim, and 3 beautiful children Jimmy, Gabriell and Ellanor.

Toni received her license from Cosmetology Concepts Institute and has continued her education through the following courses:

  • Aveda Pure Blonding
  • Aveda Inside the Bottle
  • Aveda Hair Color Magic I and II
  • Aveda Mens Collection with Timothy Howard
  • Aveda Expanding the Rules with Ana Karzis
  • Aveda Color Revision 1.0 and 2.0 with Stephen Falvo
  • Bumble and Bumble Razor Cutting
  • Certified KRS Associate Trainer
  • Certified in Keratin Complex Systems
  • “Lego” Balayage and Ombre
  • State of your Business

“Making people’s day is my #1 goal, and I would love to make yours!”

“We need to take care of each other and in the process take care of ourselves”

-Princess Diana

Kristi C.

Kristi C.

Salon & Marketing Manager

Kristi joined The Color Room in 2014 as the Salon & Marketing Manager. She is responsible for Salon coordination, Marketing and Promotions. She came to us with her Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing from Lindenwood University, a Cosmetology License and an extensive customer service background.

Kristi is master multi-tasker who takes pride in all that she does and demonstrates that talent on a regular basis. Responsible for the efficient and professional operation of the salon, she also helps spread the word about the fun here at The Color Room via our webpage and social platforms.

If you have any questions or feedback, please feel free to speak with Kristi during your next visit. Not only would we love to hear about what we’re doing well, we’d also like to hear about how we can make your experience more enjoyable.

When she isn’t working in her second home (The Color Room), Kristi is enjoying her time goofing around with her long-term boyfriend and his son, Camden. If you ever need to hear a funny story, she will have several about these two!

“Beautiful, in my opinion, has nothing to do with how you look. Its how you are as a person and how you make others feel about themselves.”

Ann D.

Ann D.

Assistant Manager & Guest Relations

Ann is a Wentzville native and has been in the Salon & Spa industry since 2008! She thrives in a creative atmosphere and has a passion for customer service. Ann joined The Color Room Salon & Day Spa in 2015 as the Assistant Manager. Her focus is customer service, attention to detail and complete client satisfaction. When Ann isn’t spoiling our clients, she spends her time invested in her community and spending time with family and grandchildren. Ann can also share with you tips and tricks with make-up as she is an expert make-up artist!

If you have any questions or feedback, please feel free to speak with Ann during your visit.

Amanda M.

Amanda M.

Beauty Expert

Amanda has been in the industry since 2007 but has always had a passion for hair design. She joined us in 2015 bringing her energy and enthusiasm making every guests’ day a fabulous one! Amanda genuinely cares about her clients and prides herself on being a great listener and friend to the people that sit in her chair. She married her high school sweetheart and together they have 4 wonderful children.

“I have always loved working with Aveda. I can combine Art & Science to create a customized look for each one of my guests.”

Amanda has completed the following courses with Aveda:

  • Essential Styling
  • Pure Blonding
  • Men’s Cutting Collection
  • Pureform Haircutting
  • Inside the bottle
  • Full Spectrum Revisioned
  • Full Spectrum Deep
  • HairColor Magic
  • Advanced cutting with Susan Ford
  • and is Certified in Keratin Complex Systems
Kate C.

Kate C.

Master Beauty Expert

Kate joined us October of 2015 but has been in the industry since 2009. After graduating from Sam Brown Cosmetology in Columbia, MO, she continued her education by completing a 10-month intense training program where she found her LOVE for Aveda.

She is deeply committed to her evolving passion for creative and advanced hair color and hair design. Kate’s dedication to excellence has earned her a place within our education team. Kate pays close attention to detail and loves making people feel as beautiful on the outside as they are on the inside.

Kate is married with a lovely baby boy and when she is not creating in our salon, she has a passion for music and fingernail polish ☺.

Kate has completed the following education courses:

  • Aveda Salon Styling Essentials
  • Men’s Cutting
  • Rock your Reds
  • Culture Clash
  • Hair Color Magic I
  • Hair Color Magic II
  • Color Wise
  • Customer Service with John Dijulius
  • Head Shape Matters
  • Men’s Cutting by Wahl
  • and is Certified in Keratin Complex Systems


“Be fearless in the pursuit of what sets your soul on fire.”

Jenn Z.

Jenn Z.

Beauty Expert & Makeup Artist

Jenn has been in the hair industry since 2013. Jenn specializes in natural yet elegant hair color designs, many long layered hair styles and loves finishing her looks with a classic blow out so that every client leaves the salon feeling unique and as beautiful as possible.

In addition to being a skilled hair professional, Jenn is also trained and passionate about The Glo Minerals Professional make-up line. She loves to produce flawless complexions and beautiful, defined eyes and lips. Jenn enjoys creating a custom look for each client’s individual needs that will enhance their natural beauty.

Jenn’s continuing education courses include:

  • Aveda Color-talk Featuring Botanical Therapy
  • Merging Color
  • Inspire Aveda – Inside the Bottle
  • Aveda Hair Color Systems
  • Aveda Hair Color Solutions
  • Aveda Full Spectrum Deep
  • Aveda Styling Essentials
  • Aveda’s Blonde Finish Toners
  • Into to Salon Styling
  • Women’s Modern Classics Haircutting
  • Men’s Modern Classics Haircutting
  • Aveda’s Style Systems Upstyling
  • GloMinerals Beauty Beyond the Basics

She believes ongoing education and taking time to perfect her skills is a very important part of her career. Let Jenn work with you to create the look you’ve been waiting for.

“Nothing makes a women more beautiful than the belief that she is beautiful.”
-Sophia Loren

Taylor B.

Taylor B.

Salon Associate (Soon to be: NEW TALENT!)

Taylor joined us in 2015 as a part of our Concierge Team and quickly advanced into our Associates Program working closely under our owner and educator, Toni Peanick. She has such a passion for the beauty industry and all of the trendiest techniques. Taylor graduated from Regency Beauty Institute and has been working behind the chair since 2011. She recently moved to the Wentzville area from IL to be closer to family. Taylor enjoys specialty styles for any occasion creating the perfect look for your special day by using an advanced technique called “sewing”.

We are delighted to have Taylor here at The Color Room Salon & Day Spa. She is a well rounded hairdresser specializing in everything she does! Keep your eye on this one… she’s one to watch!

She is currently learning “The Color Room way” but has worked with Redken, Wella, Scruples Haircolor, Matrix, Aquage, and Paul Mitchell.

Taylor is continuing her Aveda education and has taken the following courses:

  • Aveda Product Knowledge
  • Aveda Style Systems
  • Aveda Haircolor Systems
  • Aveda Haircolor Solutions
  • Aveda Full Spectrum Deep

“As a stylist, I have a new boss every 30 minutes and that is who I’m trying to please and my all is given to them.”

Haley L.

Haley L.

Skin & Makeup Expert

Haley comes with a wealth of esthetic knowledge and we are excited to have her as part of The Color Room family! Haley has been in the industry since 2013 and received her esthetic training from nationally accredited Skin Institute St. Louis where she excelled in advanced training and medical esthetics protocols.

Haley has a particular skill set with:

  • Rosacea and Sensitized Skin Treatment
  • Makeup Application – Special Occasion, Wedding, and Camouflage
  • Exclusive Comfort Wax
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Dermaplaning
  • Enzyme Peels
  • Manual Extractions
  • Full Body Waxing, Hard and Soft Wax
  • Manual Lymph Drainage
  • Facial Acupressure
  • Eyelash/ Eyebrow Tinting

Haley is looking forward to meeting all of you and making each of your days a brighter one!

Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice, and most of all, LOVE of what you are doing.” – Pele

Blair K.

Blair K.

Master Beauty Expert

Blair is a seasoned beauty professional who has been in the industry since 2007. Her attention to detail and dedication to her work ensures each guest will leave happy.

She believes that every guest deserves to be listened to. As a guest in her chair, you will always receive a thorough and in-depth consultation to create a style individualized to your needs.

Blair continues to grow through Aveda Education as well as these following courses:

  • Aveda Product Knowledge
  • Aveda Color Systems
  • Aveda Color Solutions
  • Aveda Full Spectrum Deep
  • Redken Color Exchange NYC
  • Redken Academy
  • Keratin Complex Systems
  • L’Oreal Professional
  • Deva Curl Certified
  • Aveda’s Blonde Finish Toner’s
  • Into to Salon Styling
  • Women’s Modern Classics Haircutting
  • Men’s Modern Classics Haircutting
  • Aveda’s Style Systems Upstyling

Her personal goal is to make every experience, for every guest, an amazing one.

“Self Confidence is the most attractive quality a person can have. How can anyone see how awesome you are if you can’t see it yourself?”