Debbie Meredith (DJ) - Lead Stylist and Co-Owner
DJ has been with the Hair Plus family since 1994 and became co-owner of Hair Plus the Salon at West Windsor in 2014. She has taken many continuing education courses over her career including those offered at Jingles Hair Academy, Goldwell L’Oreal Color Classes and Redken Foiling Classes. DJ enjoys helping clients enhance their beauty through color, highlights, up-dos and the latest trends in hair cutting and styling. In the past, she has donated her time to multiple causes such as cut-a-thons, to benefit those affected by Hurricane Sand, and sponsoring functions within the salon to benefit charities such as Go Pink and Dress for Success. When she is not at Hair Plus, DJ can be found horseback riding, walking her dogs and traveling with her husband to Colorado to spend time with their daughter. DJ’s days in the salon are Tues., Wed., Thurs., Fri. and Sat.
Michelle Murray (Michelle M.) – Stylist and Nail Technician
Michelle has been with Hair Plus since 2006, receiving her training at Mercer Country Vocational School of Cosmetology. Her continuing education has focused on both nails and hair - tips & overlays, creative nail sculpting and Shellac, as well as Keratin Coppolla, ColorProof and Big Sexy Cutting Class. Michelle enjoys making people feel good about themselves particularly in the areas of color, nails and make-up application. She has donated her time to cut-a-thons benefiting for those affected by Hurricane Sandy, Locks of Love and Go Pink. When she is not at Hair Plus, Michelle is in Zumba class, singing karaoke, volunteering at animal shelters, watching movies and attending theatrical productions. Michelle’s days in the salon are Sun., Mon., Tues., Wed. and Thurs.
Maria Restrepo – Stylist
Maria has been a hair stylist for 19 years, joining Hair Plus in 2001 and is a graduate of the European Academy of Cosmetology in NJ. Maria has taken advanced classes at Petruccelli International, Loreal and Goldwell Institute in color and cut and is certified in hair extensions. She loves coloring clients’ hair and creating looks with high and low lights. Marie has volunteered with senior citizens communities doing hair and is fluent in Spanish. When she is not at Hair Plus, you can find Maria exercising, cooking, traveling and enjoying salsa dancing.
Maria’s days in the salon are Mon., Tues., Thurs., Fri. and Sat.
Susan Savage – Stylist
Susan has been in the beauty industry for over 31 years and with the Hair Plus family since 2004. She received her initial training at Capri Shear Honesty and has continued her education by taking advanced hair cutting classes with Redkens Pivot Point, color classes with Goldwell Institute and is certified by Keratin for straightening processes. Susan has volunteered her skills at fashion shows. She loves making clients feel beautiful as she feels they gain confidence and that makes them shine. When she’s not at Hair Plus, you can find Susan, country-line dancing, at the movies, exploring new restaurants or at the beach. She enjoys being with her best friend, Bob, and her cat, Mike, watching the Voice and Nashville. Susan’s days in the salon are Tues., Wed., Thurs., Fri. and Sat.
Tiffany Garcia – Stylist
Tiffany Garcia received her training at The Salon Professional Academy in South Plainfield, New Jersey, which is affiliated with Redken. She is certified in eyelash extension, balayage and color. Additionally, Tiffany specializes in styling and make-up application. Her work motto, “when you look good, you feel go” applies to all her clients as she loves making them feel good about themselves and having them leave her chair with new confidence. When Tiffany is not at Hair Plus, you can find her spending time with family and enjoying Spanish music
Jennifer Dunkel (Jenn D.) – Stylist
Jenn D. has been with Hair Plus for over 21 years and received her training at Mercer County Vocational School of Cosmetology. She has taken many continuing education courses including attending Jingles Hair Academy and achieving Master Colorist level at the Goldwell Institute. Jenn D. enjoys color, highlighting, Kertatin and cutting most as she feels these can transform a person’s look. When she is not at Hair Plus, Jenn D. can be found spending time with her family. Jenn D.s days at the salon are Thurs., Fri. and Sat.
Jennifer (Jennifer G) – Stylist
Jennifer has been a hair stylist for over 26 years and has been with the Hair Plus family since they opened their doors for business in West Windsor. She studied at Mercer County Vocational School of Cosmetology and has taken continuing education classes including Keratin Coppola, ColorProof, Kevin Murphy and Goldwell Institute. Jennifer G focuses on both hair care and waxing and likes helping clients feel their best. Jennifer G is a proud mom and when she is not at Hair Plus she can be found supporting her children at their various activities and sporting events. Jennifer’s days in the salon are Mon., Tues., Wed. and Fri.
Ginger Linker – Stylist
Ginger has been a hair stylist over 31 years and received her training at Mercer County Community College. She has been with the Hair Plus family since 1991 and has continued her training with hair coloring, Keratin and other various product classes. Ginger’s loves coloring with foil, blow-out styling, braiding and setting hair. When Ginger is not at Hair Plus, you can find her enjoying tennis, knitting, sewing and gardening. She is also a Silpada Jewelry Representative. Ginger’s days at the salon are Tues., Wed. and Sat.
Annette Nitschmann – Stylist
Annette has over 26 years in the beauty industry and joined Hair Plus in 1996. She received her training at Mercer County Vocational School of Cosmetology and has continued her training with classes at Redken Exchange in New York. Annette keeps on top of new trends by reading Modern Salon and other fashion magazines. She enjoys making people feel good about themselves and working with clients on color, highlights and corrective color. When Annette is not at Hair Plus, you can find her reading and exercising or cheering on her son at the baseball field. Annette’s days in the salon are Wed., Thurs., Fri. and Sat.
Nancy Stone – Stylist
Nancy received her training from the Wilford Academy of Hair and Beauty Culture and joined the Hair Plus family in 1997. She has taken many advanced classes with an emphasis on color, cutting and barbering. Nancy loves making clients feel their best with a new look. When she is at not at Hair Plus, Nancy enjoys being the creative force behind Nancy Stone Designs, specializing in drawing, painting and custom-made jewelry and spending time with her husband and two children.
Sandee D'Abbraccio – Nail and Waxing Technician
Sandee joined Hair Plus in 2017. She has been a licensed manicurist since 1986. She is active in continuing education and keeping up with all the latest trends in the nail industry. She is certified with CND (Creative Nail Design) products and sculpted acrylics, including the Forever French. In 2001 she became a certified Master Nail Technician with LNC (Light Concept Nails) products and resin systems (gel-like nails). Sandee specializes in pedicures, which she customizes to the needs of each client, silk/ linen wraps, and gel polish manicures (shellac) and body waxing. Sandee loves working with her clients and offering them an exceptional experience.
Evette – Stylist Assistant
Evette joined Hair Plus is 2017. She has worked in the beauty industry for many years. Evette enjoys the friendly environment within the salon and assisting Hair Plus staff and clients. When she is not at Hair Plus, Evette can be found spending time with her family.
Tammy Sauerbaum – Customer Service / Receptionist
Tammy joined Hair Plus in 2010. Tammy has worked in the beauty industry for over 30 years. She loves working in the friendly environment and interacting with clients. When not at Hair Plus, Tammy enjoys spending time with family and friends.
Josette O’Neil – Customer Service / Receptionist
Josette has been with Hair Plus since 2010. Although she has a Masters Degree in Public Administration, Josette found she also had an interest in the beauty industry and joined the Hair Plus family after she retired from her career in social services. She enjoys the social interaction at the salon and helping clients. When she is not at Hair Plus, Josette can be found traveling, attending concerts and enjoying museums, music, dancing and her grandchildren.