Salon Esperanza is soon to be VIBE Hair Studio
Broad Axe Shopping Center
873 w Butler Pike, Ambler, PA 19002
215-591-9784 / salonesperanza2011@verizon.net

Our Family


Sharon O'Donnell - Owner/Stylist

Years of experience: 18

Training and education: Downingtown Sr. High School 1994 -Landsdale School of Cosmetology. have taken an extensive amount of classes to stay up to date with new techniques and styles.

Specialties:  Color, Color Corrections, Bridal & Formal Hair.

Favorite Color: Green

Favorite thing to do in my spare time: Gardening, Hanging with friends, and spending time with my children.

Pets: My cats - Nucky Thompson

Favorite Quote: “I’d love to kiss ya, but I just washed my hair.” –Bette Davis

Barbara Ayotte-Raab - Stylist

Years of experience: 12

Training and education: Eastern Center for Arts & Technology

Specialties: Trained in Keratin Treatments. I love doing all kinds of hair services - Cuts long & short, Color/Highlights, Perms, Blowouts, & Updos.

Favorite Color: Green

Favorite thing to do in my spare time: I love spending time with fun people! Traveling to new places. Going to 24-hour diners. Going to the movies or reading a book. I love shopping and board games. I collect anything about mermaids that I can.

Pets: My cat, Rizzo.. aka, Mr. Man!

Favorite Quote: “ Somebody once said we never know what is enough until we know what’s more than enough.” – Billy Holiday

Danielle Gonzalez - Stylist & Make-Up Artist

Years of experience: 6

Training and education: The Vision Academy, Ambler - Cosmetology; Certified in Hotheads & Babe Hair Extensions; Certified in airbrush makeup. Freelance makeup artist for 6 years. 2 years of past experience working @ Sephora & current hair & makeup artist for on-air talent @         QVC. I also hold my Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations from Temple University.

Specialties: Cuts, Color/Highlighting & Balayage, Updo's, Hair Extensions, Make-up Application Airbrush Makeup

Favorite Color: I love all colors!

Favorite thing to do in my spare time: Shop, eat out, draw & paint, bake, spend time with my baby boy Oliver

Pets: Bob, Sasha Fierce & Mabel (my kitties!) and Mr. Peepers and Moose (my dogs)

Favorite Quote: “ Being happy doesn’t mean that everything is perfect, it just means that you’ve decided to look beyond the imperfections.”

“Be your own kind of beautiful!”

Ada Gefter - Manicurist

Years of experience: 44

Training and education: High School, Music School, Cosmetic School.

Specialties: Nails, Waxing, & Pedicures.

Favorite Color: Red

Favorite thing to do in my spare time: Work on my computer & Watch movies.

Pets: My dog Sammy!

Favorite Quote: “Don’t cut off your nose to spite your face.”

Nicole C - Stylist/Makeup Artist

Years of experience: 5


Training and education: Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy - Ambler PA


Specialties: Creative Color, Balayage and Braiding


Favorite Color: Blue


Pets: My sassy cat, Lenore.


Favorite Quote:  "All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream" - Poe

Melodie Basilii - Stylist

Years of experience: 2


Training and Education: Lansdale School of Cosmetology


Specialties: Hair color and training to be a makeup artist as well


Favorite Color: Pink


Favorite thing to do in my spare time: Eating at good restaurants, hanging out with my boyfriend &

friends and working out!


Pets: A chocolate lab named Mac


Favorite Quote:  "People will look at you and see what they want to see, so you might as well be what you want to be."

Laura Regenhard - Stylist

Years of Experience: 21


Training and Education: Baron's Castle Beauty Academy & American Beauty Academy

(Cosmetology Teaching License); Special Training Session with celebrity hairstylist Nick Arrojo


Specialties: Dimensional color, ombre & balayage


Favorite Color: Aqua


Favorite thing to do in my spare time: Re-purposing old furniture & painting


Pets: None

Svitlana (Lana) Stefanyshyn - Manicurist

Years of experience: 4


Training and Education: Cosmetology School


Specialties: Manicures


Favorite Color: Red


Favorite thing to do in my spare time: Watch movies


Pets: 1 dog


Favorite Quote:  "Everything is going to be good."

Jillian Conti

Years of Experience: 1 year microblading, 7 years hairstylist


Training and Education: Bucks County School of Beauty Culture


Specialties: Microblading


Favorite Color: Pink


Favorite thing to do in my spare time: Draw, Paint, Exercise


Pets: My dog Dozer


Favorite Quote: “May your coffee be as strong as your brow game”

Naomi Dambra

Years of Experience: 3 years


Training & Education: Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy


Specialties: Blowouts, Formal Styling, Color


Favorite Colors: Pink & Black


Favorite thing to do in your spare time: Spend time with my family and friends, outdoor activities, kayaking


Pets: Kasie (morkie)


Favorite Quote: "Inhale confidence, exhale doubt"

"Love more, worry less"