JOIN OUR TEAM
The Wingate was voted Best of New Hampshire once again for 2021, and we are a Salon Today Top 200 Salon. We have a loyal team of employees and are always interested in talented professionals from the area to expand our team. If you are interested in a position at The Wingate, we would love to hear from you! Wake up and love what you do!
Adriana joined the hair team in 2003. She has been a stylist in the region for over twenty five years. Adriana brings her skills to each and every client consultation. Her extremely loyal clientele appreciate her warm personality and ability to create the best look for them. Adriana's education includes a degree in Business Administration from UNH and training at the American College of Cosmetology in New Jersey. She has received specialized training from some of the top L'Oreal educators in the country. Her work was featured in a music video for music artist Katherine Schell. Adriana's specialties include her customer consultations, cut and color treatments and working in a teaching environment with other stylists.
Jo is a master stylist and has been a member of the Wingate Team since 2004. She previously worked in Boston for 18 years. Her hair expertise has been sought out by magazines and she has been published in Modern Salon and Stuff. Jo's down to earth style and approach to formulating unique hair colors makes her a dynamic member of our staff. Jo graduated from the Horst Cosmetology School in Minnesota and attended education with the prestigious Toney & Guy in Dallas and Los Angeles. She has received specialized training with Bumble & Bumble of New York and the Maxim Salon in SoHo. Her personal goal is to climb the mountains in Nepal.
Carissa has been a member of our Wingate Hair Team since 2010. She attended the Laird Institute of Spa Therapy and The Continental Academie of Hair Design, then went on to complete the Wingate Salon Apprentice Program. Carissa is now a Senior Stylist with specialized training L’Oreal Professional Color, seasonal trends and up-style, special occasion hair. She enjoys working in the positive environment of the Wingate and learning from her fellow team members. During her free time she loves oil painting and hiking.
Rachael has been a valued member of our Wingate Team since 2019. Rachael completed her cosmetology degree from Dover and has special training with styling, cutting and color. Her specialties include color, foiling, blow outs, up dos and special occasion styling. Rachael takes pride in her clients through the consultation process listening to their hair needs, solving hair struggles and teaching the client how to manage their own hair! During her free time she loves being with her son who is her world, animals, camping, being by the water, BBQ's, music and spending time with family & friends!
Blair joins the Wingate team with 15 years of experience. She is an artistic and passionate stylist who specializes in Hair Cutting/Styling and Blonding color services. Blair also has the experience of being an Advanced Technical Trainer for Haircuts and trend cuts. She loves making clients feel and look their most authentic selves.
During her down time, she enjoys cooking, finding new recipes, line dancing, going to the beach and spending time with her family.
Brianna joined our Wingate Team in 2021. She is a graduate of The Paul Mitchell School in Portsmouth. She started as an Academy Stylist and quickly moved up to Stylist Level. Brianna is a talented stylist that enjoys continued education so that she can continue to learn and grow. She specializes in Cutting/Styling and has a passion for color. During her quiet time she enjoys the outdoors.
Rose joined our Wingate Team in 2022. She joined our Wingate team as an Academy Stylist and was then promoted to Stylist level. She has a passion for Hair and Nails and enjoys continuing education. Her specialties are Color, Blowouts and Up-dos and she gives an amazing scalp massage.
Paige joined our hair team in 2022 after graduating from the Paul Mitchell School. We are excited to have her on our team.
Haley joins our Hair Team as an Academy Stylist.
Gracie joined our Wingate Hair team in 2022 as a shampoo assistant. Our staff and our clients are glad to have Gracie on our team. She gives an amazing shampoo. Her goal is to continue her jouney by going to Cosmetology School and becoming a professional stylist.
Caryn has been a member of the Wingate Skincare Team since 2011. She is a licensed esthetician and make-up artist with a real passion for advanced skin care. She has advanced training in advanced skin care, anti-aging treatments, peels and has also attended multiple Cosmedical education courses. With her knowledge on the up to date skin care trends, Caryn created the Power Facial here at the Wingate and has received education on the Microcurrent Treatment we offer which our clients love as an anti-aging treatment. She takes pride in working closely with other employees as an educator and mentor helping them to grow. Caryn has a great ability to form lasting relationships with her clients whom all appreciate her special care. The professional work environment and being surrounded by other professionals with the passion for this industry is what she loves most about the Wingate Salon & Spa. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family, cooking and wellness.
Caitlin is our Nail Department Leader and has been a member of the Wingate Team since 2013. Caitlin is a graduate of the Laird Institute of Spa Therapy and also has an Associate's Degree in Hospitality from Great Bay Community College. She has earned educational certificates in event planning and hospitality. Caitlin loves working at the Wingate where people can relax and feel pampered. Her favorite nail services to perform are shellac manicures and any kind of pedicure. During her free time she enjoys exercising and hanging out with family and friends.
Jen has been a member of our Wingate team since 2012. She is a graduate of the Dover High School Cosmetology Program and the Laird Institute of Spa Therapy. She considers her specialty to be her attention to detail during manicures and pedicures. She enjoys helping clients love their hands and feet and building strong connections with her amazing clients. During her free time she spends time with her daughters, family and friends.
Kaitlyn joined our team in 2020 after she completed the Empire Beauty School Esthetics Program. She specializes in Wingate facials and the Oxygen Infusion Facials. The warm welcomes and nice atmosphere are just some of things Kaitlyn loves about the Wingate! During her free time she enjoys reading and spending time with her husband, her daughter and their two dogs!
Jenny joined our team in 2021 after completing her Masters Program at Catherine Hinds School of Esthetics. She is passionate about skin and always looking to learn and grow to advance her skills. She specializes in Dermaplaning and advanced skin care services. She loves to connect with our clients to help them reach and maintain their skincare goals. Her free time she spends with her family and enjoys the outdoors with her dogs.
We are excited to welcome Rita to our Wingate Skin Team. Rita is a graduate of the Spa Tech Instatute and has a passion for skincare. She finds it inspiring to help clients feel good about their skin. During her down time Rita enjoys spending time with her granddaughter.
We are excited to welcome Julie back to our Wingate Skin Care team. She has a passion for skin and makeup.
Welcome Kassy to our Nail and Esthetics team. Kassy joins us after graduating from the Empire Beauty School in Somersworth. We are looking for to having Kassy on our team.
Michele has been a proud member of the Wingate team since 2005. She works closely with Team Leaders, Supervisors and Staff to ensure the Wingate client experience and the continued growth of our service providers. She works closely with our Luxury Brands to ensure we have continued education for the service providers. While not at work, she enjoys traveling and spending time with her family and friends.
Amy has been a loyal member of the Wingate team since its origin and has over 30 years of managerial and customer service experience. Her experience and education allows Amy to capture the Wingate vision - that every client leave feeling better than when they arrived. Over the years, Amy has built many close relationships with clients, who still ask for her personal assistance today. As Hospitality Manager, Amy's responsibility is client care ensuring client satisfaction. Her advanced course studies have allowed her to build an amazing team and helped to develop an organized and efficient front desk for an ease of doing business with The Wingate. In her free time, Amy enjoys spending time with family and friends and at the beach.
Welcome back Tina!
We are so excited to have Tina on The Wingate Team. Tina is a team player and enjoys connecting with both our clients and our staff. She works closely with our service providers to help them grow and build their confidence. Our brides and party guests enjoy working with Tina, she gives them each special attention so they have an amazing Wingate experience. During her down time she enjoys gardening, boating and spending time with friends and family.
Marie has worked at the front desk of the Wingate since 2004. She has a Business Management degree from the University of Southern Maine. Marie enjoys working with the friendly staff and clientele at the Wingate. She finds it truly rewarding to make Wingate guests happy. Her approach to client care and customer service makes her a valuable front desk team member. During her time off Marie spends time with friends and family, playing with her animals, going to the beach and watching "Chick Flicks".
Laurie joined our Wingate team in 2017. She is a graduate Boyd Career School and USAirways-Inflight which range from travel, tourism and hospitality degrees. Her specialties include her love for people which has allowed her to excel in customer relations. She has attended many seminars during her years in the travel/hospitality business training and was awarded the NHLRA Hospitality Award. One of the things Laurie enjoys about the Wingate is the charming and tranquil historic space. On her free time she loves spending time with family, sports games, gardening and her newest hobby of cooking with Fermentation for super foods.
We are very excited to welcome Donna to our Wingate team.
Donna joins us with years of experience. The past 8 years she has worked at boutique inns. She is organized, efficient and a multi-tasker. She likes helping people and keeping busy. During her down time she enjoys spending time with her children, gardening and cooking.
Mallory joined the Wingate Team in 2008 as a licensed massage therapist. She received her education at Hesser College in New Hampshire. She is continuing her education in various areas of massage including aromatherapy and reflexology. While in school Mallory was told she had a natural ability for massage therapy, and our clients agree. Her firm yet relaxing touch and combination of techniques cater to each client's individual needs. Mallory loves to help her clients maintain a healthy body and sound mind especially during stressful times.
Karyl has been a licensed massage therapist since 1996 and joined The Wingate Team in June 2009. Karyl taught various modalities at the Dovestar Institute in Hookset, NH, with her specialty being Kriya Massage, Neuromuscular and Reiki. Kriya is a fluid, flowing and intuitive massage that allows the therapist to connect with the client on a deep physical and energetic level. In Kriya Massage the therapist keeps continuous contact which allows the body to communicate it's needs to the therapist in a quiet atmosphere which allows true healing to occur on all levels. The effects of this massage are long lasting and deeply calming. Besides being a co-director for several years at the Dovestar Institute, Karyl also taught Reiki to the nurses at the Wentworth-Douglass Hospital and later implemented a massage program for the staff.
Christa joined our team in 2021. She has over 15 years experience as a Massage Therapist, graduating from Dovestar Institute in 2005. Her specialties are Deep Tissue, Kriya Massage and Intuitive Massage. Christa's passion for Massage comes from helping clients with pain relief and destressing. During her free time she enjoys spending time with family, friends and trail walking with her dogs.
Lynn joined the Wingate in 2022 with over 10 years of Massage experience. She specializes in theraputic massage, she has a clinical and theraputic approach to her massage services. Lynn has training in Pregnancy Massage, Warm Stone Massage, Stretch Training and Sports Massage. The Wingate and our clients are so excited to have her as part of our team. Lynn enjoys spending time outdoors and with her grandchildren when she is not at The Wingate.
Welcome Perry to The Wingate Massage Team!
Perry graduated from the North Eastern Institute of Whole Health. He specializes in Deep Tissue Massage and the Grigorian Method of Massage which includes joint movement and range of motion in combination with pressure points. He likes being able to help clients find relief from lower back pain. We are glad to have Perry on our team and so are our Wingate guests.
Patrice joined the Wingate Massage team in 2022 with over 12 years of massage experience. Patrice specialized in Deep Tissue and Medical Massage. She has specialized training in Prenatal Massage, Myofacial Release and Craniosacral Therapy. She enjoys helping our clients have a great experience. When not at the Wingate she enjoys the beach and skiing.