Meet Our Team


Dani

Dani

OWNER

Welcome! My talented staff and I love what we do and are excited to share our passion with you! Here at Dani's Hair Loft we are committed to cultivating relationships with our guest that allow us to provide exceptional and customized service experiences.

I have a background in in salon education and was a stage presence for Sexy Hair concept for over 7 years. As industry professionals my team believes in the same principles as I "never stop learning".They pursues all the education opportunities presented here and outside the salon walls to keep the most up to date as possible.

WE KNOW YOUR TIME IS VALUABLE WEATHER YOUR COMING IN FOR THE FIRST TIME OR HAVE BEEN A REGULAR VISITOR, THE TEAM APPRECIATE THaT YOU SPEND IT WITH US.

Molly

Molly

Hair Stylist

Stylist

As a stylist, I pride myself in being meticulous and having an eye for detail in what I do behind my chair.

My main goal is to make you feel as comfortable as possible and always make sure we are on the same page during our consultation to ensure a good end result.

I specialize in Curly Hair, Color, and Highlights, as well as Long and Medium Length Haircuts.

I am a Certified Deva Stylist. I am also Certified in Aqua Hair Extensions, and Keratherapy Smoothing Treatments.

I am big on continuing education and am constantly taking classes throughout the year to grow as a stylist and continue to keep up with the ever evolving trends in our industry.

Sunday:12pm-6pm
Monday:OFF
Tuesday:11am-8pm
Wednesday:OFF
Thrusday:9am-4pm
Friday:11-8pm
Saturday:OFF

Sharon

Sharon

Hair Stylist

As one of the most experienced hair designers in the area and a master stylist for over 35 years, I am committed to giving my clients the very best in quality service, hair cutting, color, and highlighting.

Being a certified Pureologist, texture, and product awareness are my specialties. I also specialize in Keratin  smoothing treatments.

Customer satisfaction and personal attention are the keys to my success.

Tuesday 10am-7pm
Wednesday 10am-7pm
Thursday 10am-6pm
Friday 8am-12:pm

Erin

Erin

Hair Stylist

With 20 years of experience in the industry, my goal has and always will be making my clients look and feel great.

I maintain a successful relationship with my clients through continued education. Some examples are my most recent Columbus Beauty Expo and in salon classes throughout the years. These help me strengthen my cutting and coloring techniques.

I pride myself in exceeding customer service and I look forward to consulting you soon.

Tuesday: 12pm-7pm
Wednesday: 12pm-7pm
Thursday: 12pm-7 pm
Friday: 10am-3pm
Saturday: 8am-12pm

Angel

Angel

Hair Stylist

As a master stylist, I have worked in the hair industry since 1995. Through continued education I have earned the title of Certified Pureologist. I am also certified in the Deva Cutting System as well as Hand-Tied and Tape-in Extensions as well as specializing in Color and Bob Haircuts.

When not in the salon, I volunteer as a teacher at Beattie Vo-Tech Academy. In addition to that, I also teach and train any new talent that comes into the salon.

I have also participated in numerous hair shows and have trained alongside some of the best in the industry.

Tuesday: 10am-7pm
Wednesday: 10am-8pm
Thursday: 10am-8pm
Friday: 9am-2pm

Sandy

Sandy

Hair Stylist

With 20 years of experience my passion for hair design is stronger than ever. As an Artist for Pureology and Certified Colorist I have traveled the country relaying the latest trends in formal finishing, cutting techniques, and advanced coloring.

Even though my travels keep me busy, my focus is always on my guests that come into the salon. I feel professionalism and paying attention to detail is the key to a satisfied guest. I pride myself when each and every guest leaves feeling and looking beautiful.

This is success in my eyes! I am pleased to have this moment to introduce myself. I am looking forward to meeting you.

Friday: 9am-2pm
Saturday: 8:30am-2pm
Weekday: TBD

Kathy

Kathy

Hair Stylist

I have been a master stylist for over 40 years. In those years I have owned and managed a local salon.

I specialize in Perming, Cutting, Highlighting and Coloring. I continue to educate myself in these fields and bring the latest techniques to our salon.

Tuesday: 11am-7pm.
Thursday: 11am -7pm
Friday: 10am-3pm

Gina

Gina

Hair Stylist

The hair business has been in my family for three generations and still going strong. I have been a master stylist since '91 and love every minute of it.

Through hair shows and continuing education I have kept up with the styles and trends of today. Color, Highlights, and Haircuts are my forte. Eyebrow waxing is also a service I provide for my clients.

Saturday: 10am-4pm

Lisa

Lisa

With experience of over 25 years, my MAC Training has my expertise lying in Formal, Bridal and Dramatic (Airbrush) Makeup.

Brow Sculpting and Tinting is another strength that I would be happy to beautify you with, along with all of your waxing needs.

I offer Eyelash Extensions and am a certified Elleebana LashLift artist. This is a service for my guests' to keep them up on the latest trends.

I look forward to meeting you and making your experience a memorable one.

Maddy Persinger

Maddy Persinger

Hair Stylist

I have a passion for cosmetology. As a junior stylist, some of my favorite things to do are Highlights, Balayage, Up-styles, and Nails.

My main goal
Is to always make my clients feel confident within themselves. I am looking forward to seeing you in my chair!

Tuesday: 3pm-8pm
Saturday: 9am-4pm

Danielle "Dee" Akrie

Danielle "Dee" Akrie

Hair Stylist

My clients can always expect to feel welcomed in my chair. My name is Danielle Akrie, but around here they call me “Dee.”

I have a deep respect and great love for all hair textures, particularly Natural hair. Color is also where I find my passion. Hair is an art for me. I love creating shapes and movement; designing and seeing my canvas come to life through cut and coloring.

Since receiving my cosmetology license, I have become a Certified DevaCurl consultant and a Mizani Artist/Educator! While being given the support and freedom to exercise my talents I am continuing to further my education in this ever evolving industry.

I am passionate about stylist-to-client hair care regime; I am motivated to see clients be their best selves in and out of the salon. I can’t wait to meet you!

Wednesday: 12pm-8pm
Thursday: 12pm-8pm
Friday: 10am-4pm
Saturday: 10am-2:30pm

Dominic Darenkamp

Dominic Darenkamp

Hair Stylist

My passion for hair started when I was little! I have 3 years of experience as well as completing our Apprentice Program with our talented stylist Angel! Education is important to me . Whenever there is a class , you will probably find me there!


I specialize in Haircuts , Color, Blonding services, and Blowouts as well as Texture Blowouts! I’m also a Manicure and Pedicure technician!

I have also received my Cosmetology Instuctors License! I also teach speciality classes at Parkway West Career and Technology Center!


Please checkout my Instagram to see my portfolio! I hope to meet you soon!

Tuesday: 10am-5pm
Wednesday: 3pm-8pm
Thursday: 3pm-8pm
Friday: 11am-4pm
Saturday: 9am-4pm

Katelyn Weber

Katelyn Weber

Hair Stylist

I Specialize in Balayage, Fashion Colors, and Makeup services. I enjoy doing everything from a basic root touch up to drastic color and cut transformations.


With the sincere belief that everyone is beautiful, my goal is to make you feel gorgeous every appointment, and give you the tools to recreate the look at home.

Tuesday: 3pm-8pm
Wednesday: 10am-2pm
Thursday: 3pm-8pm
Friday: 9am-4pm
Saturday: 9am-4pm

Olivia

Olivia

Assisant

Associate/Stylist

Upon receiving my Cosmetology licenses, I have been working one on one with one of Dani’s Hair Loft seasoned stylists: Molly.

I am performing Hair, Nails, Lash, and Waxing services & I am certified in lash lifts. I am currently pursuing my Cosmetology Teachers licenses.

Tuesday: 3:30pm-7pm
Thursday: 3:30pm-7pm
Saturday: 9am-4pm (Behind the chair.)

Nixe Winning

Reception

I am a cosmetology student at Parkway West CTC and always have had a passion for doing hair.

I am part of the Support staff at the salon.

Wednesday: 3:30pm-8:00pm
Thursday: 3:30pm-8pm

Georgia Ebsworth

Assisant

I am in school for Cosmetology at Parkway West CTC I am learning so much in the salon and school.

I am very eager to learn new things and try new things.

I am also apart of the Support Staff in the salon.

Tuesday: 4:30pm-8pm
Saturday: 9am-4pm

Jessica

Hair Stylist

I started my journey at South Hills Beauty Academy. I completed my education and certification at Toni and Guy. I previously worked at Regis Salon for 16 years. I became a Master Stylist after 3 years of working there. I am also certified in Brazilian Blowouts. In addition, I volunteer at Pediatric Specialty Cure cutting hair for children. I look forward to servicing you at Dani's Hair Loft.

Katie

Reception

Katie Davidson-Nails/wax

Hair Stylist


Join our Team!


The only thing better than being a Dani's Hair Loft customer is by joining our team!

Are you interested in being part of our highly talented staff?

How to Apply

Apply for one of our openings below by contacting us at (412) 771-5700 or danihairloft@gmail.com 

Current Openings

Manager/Stylist

Nail Tech

Lash/Wax Specialist

Qualifications: Open mind; Able to handle administrative tasks; experienced in Microsoft Excel, Word, Salon Software; Previous experience in a salon environment required; Must be aware of state laws in beauty industry.