Douglas J. Sherman
Owner, Master Stylist, Photographer, Artist
Douglas has over seven years of experience in the industry and is the owner of J. Sherman Salon in Atlanta, Georgia. An artist in more ways than one, Douglas strives to bring his client’s inner creativity to the surface whether it's fashion shades or natural hues. A keen eye for detail and placement creates a fluid contrast from one color to the next. Douglas is fascinated with the ever changing trends in the industry and is always trying to break the mold with exciting new techniques and gaining inspiration from the world around him.
Douglas is always excited and creatively motivated when given a challenge. He especially excels with drastic transitions and avant garde inspirational pieces that are brought to him. Douglas believes that hair isn’t just hair, it’s a canvas that reflects the individuality and beauty of each person.
J. Sherman Salon has been featured by American Salon, Modern Salon, and is a proud member of The Unicorn Tribe. He is thrilled to share his work, his techniques, and ultimately expanding his own creative horizons as he continues to grow and develop in this amazing industry.
April Teseniar Staska
Owner, Master Stylist, Photographer
April began her career 10 years ago in Beaufort, South Carolina, where she worked at the premiere Lime Lite Salon. She then moved to Georgia and worked as a color specialist for Level Spa Salon before joining forces with Douglas Sherman to open J. Sherman Salon in Poncey-Highland. April continues her education by attending hair shows and has participated on stage as well. She got her artistic start by getting her degree in photography at The Art Institute of Atlanta, and in her free time she travels as often as possible with her daughter, Scarlett.
An artist originally from metro Atlanta! Loves doing both cut and color that is customized to each client! From classic styles to edgy and out of the box, Sara loves creating fun individual looks. Sara’s love for fashion and art led her to become a stylist over five years ago. Her education in art has been an organic and rewarding spill over in her journey in the hair industry.
Salon Therapy Dog
Penny is a Brussels Griffon commonly known as an Ewok. She is a four year old Sagittarius who enjoys running the Beltline, traveling the world first class, and licking your skin off.