Meet the Team


Artistic Director - Aveda Colour Ambassador & Balmain hair extension expert!

Alex had worked for an Aveda salon on the Isle of Wight, for 10 years before moving to Nottingham & joining the Joshua Tree . It's pretty safe to say she is a total Aveda addict & expert! Alex loves working with Aveda colour & ensuring her clients get the perfect signature hi lites & balayage to more avant garde inspirational looks. We are very proud to add that Alex was awarded 'Employee of the year' for 2016


Artistic Director

Loved by her clients & the entire salon team, Beth started with us as an apprentice back in 2008. Passionate about Aveda, Beth really prides herself on listening to her clients to make sure they leave with the hair they want every time. Her scalp massages are amazing! Proud salon ambassador at Aveda Master Jam Milan 2016.


Artistic Director

With over 20 years of experience in the business (most of them working with other local Aveda salons) we are delighted to introduce (& welcome back) Sam to our Aveda Artistic team. Sam brings a wealth of Aveda in depth colour expertise, precision cutting & contemporary styling to all her guests.

Amy C

Creative Master

Welcome back to our 'Blow Dry Queen' Amy C. After a break in her hair dressing career Amy joins the hair team part time as a Master Stylist. Looking for the blow dry that will last you all week? Amy is your lady!!


Master Stylist

With her keen sense of style & fashion forward thinking, Charlotte always has her eye on the latest hair trends & looks. Recently returned from an advanced Aveda styling course with the catwalk & fashion shoot stylist Bea Watson, she is always full of ideas & advice on how to maximise or transform your locks.


Master Stylist

Lexi (‘the artist formerly known as’ Alex haha!) has worked with Aveda for the past 16 years, the last 8 of those at Urban Therapy Nottingham. She loves cutting and colouring and prides herself on bouncy blow dry’s. Lexi is a vibrant stylist who can guide you in the right direction whether you fancy a colour change, a fashion colour or classic, sophisticated glamour - she looks forward to seeing you!



Claire is multi talented! Starting with us on reception, she always had a passion & ambition to be a hairdresser & so after a lot of hard work & qualifying last year, we are delighted she has joined our 'new talent' hair team. Claire loves working with colour & can answer the phone, book you in, take your coat, & do your hair!


New Talent - Hair

Congratulations to Emma on reaching her 10 year anniversary with the Joshua Tree in September 2018. Emma now turns her passion to hair and we are delghted to introduce her as our latest New Talent. Emma has already won several hair dressing awards and her work has appeared in magazines. She clearly is a going to be a huge talent!


New talent - Hair

Have you met Mia? Mia has been working as an Aveda assistant for the past 18 months and is now offering Blow drys and root colour every weekend as our New talent.


New talent - Hair

Amber is the latest new talent to join the Joshua Tree. Amber is a huge asset to the team, supporting the stylists and helping to give our clients the best possible service.


Senior Therapist & Aveda Spa Ambassador

Our senior therapist Danielle has been with us since 2011 & won the converted award of Joshua Tree employee of the year for 2015 and again in 2018! Coming to us originally from Ragdale Hall, she is an experienced spa professional, highly skilled in all forms of Aveda massage, deep tissue massage & facial spa treatments. Proud salon ambassador at Aveda Master Jam Milan 2016.


Senior Therapist

Gemma joined us in 2004 and is an expert Ayurvedic Spa therapist ahd one of the first Aveda Spa Ambassadors. Her knowledge of Aveda & the spa industry mixed with her calm, gentle professional approach ensure her guests always leave relaxed (they often fall asleep!) - quote- 'You feel calmer just talking to her!!" Gemma is available every Friday and Saturday.


Senior Therapist

Charlie joined us in 2010 after working at Anohki spa is & is always smiling! Highly requested by clients she particularly loves shaping eyebrows & working with 'Outback Organics' hot wax. Charlie specialises in all types of waxing & intimate waxing services. Her favourite Aveda treatment is 'Stress Fix massage'.



Laura joined the Spa in 2016 & works part time - late nights & weekends . She is a great all round therapist & has a real passion for the industry.



We are delighted to welcome Amelia who joins us from a local spa. Amelia brings a wealth of experience to the Joshua Tree.



A huge welcome to Kaela who also joins us from a local spa. Kaela has lots of experience in the spa industry and we are thrilled that she has joined the Joshua Tree team.



Tracy came on board in the Summer of 2015 having years of professional experience successfully juggling a busy reception desk & clients, which included the health club next door! A client of the salon herself for many years we are delighted to have her on the team.



Welcome Dawn to the Joshua Tree Team! Dawn joins us with a wealth of customer service experience and is here to help all our clients have a thoroughly enjoyable time on every visit.



Sue was actually a loyal client of the salon from day one before joining our front of house team in 2014. A total Aveda convert her favourite Aveda aroma is Shampure.

Louise - currently on maternity leave

Artistic Director

A passionate ambassador for Aveda & regular guest at the Aveda institute in London & Master Jam in Berlin, and most recently London Fashion week 2017! Louise brings perfectionist styling, artistry, creativity & years of experience to all her guests. Adores perfecting bridal hair & hair up & our Afro hair specialist. If you are looking for inspiration or a total hair transformation- ask for Louise.

Andrea - currently on maternity leave

Artistic Director

Andrea has been with the salon since it started! With a fabulous career history in hairdressing & salon management she joined in 2002 & since then has become our resident Aveda hair 'Guru'. An accomplished salon professional she executes precision cuts, inspirational colour & timeless bridal hair.

Amie - currently on maternity leave

Master Stylist

Amie joined the Joshua Tree team in 2005 as a Saturday girl. Since then she has progressed to Master Stylist and has become an expert in all things hair! Loves creating glamorous hair with glossy big blow drys & creative hair ups. Proud salon ambassador at Aveda Master Jam Milan 2016.

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