The Team

Ashley Skamser
Director
Ashley is a graduate of the Aveda Institute Minneapolis, Cosmetology program in 2012. She has also received advanced training and certifications from the National Laser Institute, Texas for medical laser devices, and many more modalities and treatments. Her passion lies within skin care and helping guests feel their best. Ashley thinks a facial is the best way to wind down and spend sixty minutes. Outside of work you will find her outdoors spending time with her husband, daughter, and their two dogs.
Carrie Soneji
Executive Editor
Carrie is the Executive Editor of OYESPARK magazine at OYESPA. She encompasses that deep down we all want and need to realize our gifts and do what we love every day. Health, happiness, and success are major components in life we aim to achieve and maintain. The purpose of her teachings is to guide others in achieving these goals, with a major component focusing on self-realization. She also has spent over twenty years studying and applying concepts of alternative/natural wellness. In a passionate effort to find ways to take better care of the body and mind, Carrie is a professional writer, editor, and a certified teacher for over twenty years. She enjoys helping others awaken to their full potential, raising her three children, reading, being in nature, learning about different cultures, listening to/composing music, naturopathic wellness, and a practicing hatha yoga student since the early 90s.
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Alison Harder
Floor Supervisor
Alison worked at Starbucks as the master barista and trainer for two years. She is currently the floor supervisor for the cafe and salon. She oversees the front desk and supports providers. Alison is passionate about mental health awareness. Her hobbies are yoga, hiking, and spending time with her family and friends.
Payton Ramirez
Floor Assistant
Montana Stayer
Graphic Design Artist
Montana has been an artist and designer for many years. She creates social media posts, designs for OYESPARK (OYESPA's magazine), and creates other media as needed. She is a published author and indie artist. Montana works remotely in SC, where she lives with her husband and three dogs.
Danielle Widen
Massage Therapist
Danielle is a 2012 Licensed Massage Therapist graduate from Body Wisdom Massage Therapy School located in Urbandale, Iowa. She is a natural born healer who tailors and details each massage for her clients. Her intuitiveness matched with her massage techniques have her clients feeling balanced, relaxed and rejuvenated each session. Danielle is humorous, family oriented with her husband and daughter. In her down time, she enjoys doing arts and crafts and playing sports. Come meet her and feel what an amazing massage can truly be!
Ling Yu
Cosmetologist & Advanced Practice Esthetician
Sarah Winter
Cosmetologist
Ione Furreness
Cosmetologist
Ione has 30 years of experience in the salon industry. Ione enjoys the creativity of doing color and cuts. She also does pedicures, manicures and perms. She enjoys working with skincare, doing facials and waxing. She really likes working with Aveda products! Ione appreciates the philosophy of the company in protecting the environment and using vegan products. Ione's hobbies include traveling, hiking, and golf.
Ly Yem
Stylist/Concierge
Dani Navarro
Cosmetologist
Dani has been in the profession for almost 9 years. She enjoys coloring/art and playing games with her little boy.
Auden Vervair
Esthetician
Auden graduated esthetician school last April. She loves all things beauty and esthetics. She loves fashion, doing makeup, and hanging out with friends and family.
Jessie Loebertman
Barista
Jocelyn Welch
Barista
Jasmine Chapman
Barista
Katherine Binder
Barista