Lulu Tru prides itself on experienced, welcoming  staff. We are always looking for passionate team members to join us. 

Interested in Holistic Beauty and Wellness? Connect with us at

Dawn Patterson | Founder & Manager

Dawn worked in the optical industry as a Licensed Optician for nearly 20 years. Although she enjoyed working with patients she knew it was time to move into a career that was closer to her heart. She became very passionate about health and wellness almost 12 years ago when her father was diagnosed with an incurable lung disease.  It was through this research for herself and her family that led her to the idea for Lulu Tru. She will continue to make sure Lulu Tru offers as many natural products as possible so that you can have the chance to improve the health of you and your family!


Jasmine Dryer|Expert Stylist

A Brown Aveda graduate, Jasmine’s expertise in coloring, cuts, updo’s, and make-up application give her the well-rounded mind she needs to create a unique look for each individual client. Jasmine loves working with blondes and has expertise in extensions. She will offer you the education you need to re-create that “just left the salon” look every day and the proper way to take care of your hair to make sure it is living up to its full potential. 

Emily Vacik|Expert Stylist

Since graduating in 2009, Emily has become a well-rounded stylist perfecting her color and cutting techniques.  Emily is also certified in Hot Heads Hair Extensions, Deva Curl cuts, and X-treme Lash eyelash extensions.   She enjoys educating clients on our organic products and how they can improve the health of your hair, skin, and nail.

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Lauren Pike| Designer Stylist

Lauren graduated from Brown Aveda Institute in 2013. Lauren has since been a color specialist with extensive education in balayage, color correction, and highlighting. She’s so excited to be creative and most importantly make people feel great about themselves!


Aly Pollari| Designer Stylist

Aly has been creating memorable experiences since graduating in 2010. She is highly prized for her meticulous attention to detail whether it comes to making her clients look and feel beautiful with a new cut, color, or style or a wonderful set of freshly painted nails. Aly enjoys all aspects of her career and is particularly fond of pedicures.

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Christina Meyer| Front Desk Coordinator

Prior to joining the Lulu Team, Christina was a dance instructor for nine years. She uses her previous experience in teaching to educate others on the benefits of healthy living through holistic wellness. 

Sara Zimmerman|Master Stylist

Sara graduated in 2015 from Brown Aveda as a designer stylist with a passion for hair color, cuts, and special occasion styles. Sara is detail oriented and always works to ensure her guests are receiving the utmost care and attention while in the chair or receiving eyelash services. She knows how important it is to feel and look beautiful and is coveted for her skill and talent in ensuring her clients leave completely satisfied. 


Kelly Sobczak|Expert Stylist

A stylist for more than 14 years and one at the forefront of her field.  Kelly has mastered a wide range of cutting techniques and styles, color correction, color application, fashion colors, and advanced balayage through many hours of advanced training.  Always emphasizing the importance of listening to the client and respecting the hair.

Laura Bedoya| Nail Expert

Since graduating from the Brown Aveda Institute in 2012, Laura continues to master the art of nail color.  Whether you are looking for a single color, classic french, shellac, or nail art, you will never leave dissatisfied.  Her number one goal when performing manicures or pedicures is to provide her clients with an atmosphere of comfort and relaxation.

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Rachel Hlad | Nail Designer

Graduating from Paul Mitchell The School Cleveland in 2019 with her full cosmetology license, Rachel’s love for nails has brought her to Lulu! Experienced in nail care, her precise and gentle care leaves clients feeling fresh & relaxed. 


Dixie Morgan|Nail Designer

Dixie is a 2009 cosmetology graduate.  A few years into working the industry, Dixie fell in love with the art of nails, as well as the importance of Hollistic spa care for those overworked hands and feet.  She's a perfectionist at heart with a contagious smile who enjoys making people look and feel good from the inside out.  You'll be sure to love your new nails, and the wonderful hospitality experience that's included in her services.


Becca Merlino|Massage Therapist

A 2015 graduate from the Pittsburgh Technical Institute where she learned the techniques necessary to deliver deep tissue, relaxing, pre-natal, and sports massages.  Becca’s energetic personality along with her understanding and passion for massage help her to customize each session to a client’s specific needs.


Jackie Egri|Esthetician

A graduate of Brown Aveda Institute, Jackie has always had a passion for skincare and massage. She loves helping clients with their skin concerns, achieving their goals, and wants to help everyone look and feel their best. She offers facials, dermaplaning, micro dermabrasion, waxing and relaxation massage.