Avant/Aveda Master Stylist, Educator, Avant Gateway

A 1997 graduate of the Hair Designers Academy, Tanja started her career  in Grand Forks. Numerous classes in color techniques and a wide variety of cutting and product classes over the years fueled her desire to learn more. Avant was the perfect fit for Tanja to grow her career as an Aveda Stylist. She joined Avant in 2006 and has many hours of education with the finest Aveda Educators, including David Adams, Aveda’s Color Director, and Jon Reyman, NYC Academy Global Educator, instructing in precision and razor cutting and wedding and formal styles. In addition, she has attended classes at the International Beauty Show — Las Vegas. With 20+ years in the beauty industry, and as a Master Stylist and Educator, Tanja is our mentor and educator for our new stylists at the Avant Gateway Salon. Tanja is always on the look–out for the latest trends and techniques to offer her clientele. Her customers always leave the salon with an air of satisfaction touched by Tanja’s warmth, passion and proficient skill and quality. Tanja and her husband make their home in Grand Forks.