Meet our stylists.

Gatzby Salon has stylists that have thrived in the industry for 30+ years.
We specialize in a variety of services that include curly hair management, balayage, straightening keratin treatments, makeup services, and extensions.

Laura Atkinson

Owner & Master Stylist
Makeup Artist/Curly Hair Specialist/Keratin Smoothing Treatments
Laura earned her degree and began work on the set of Life Today as a makeup artist to the stars. With 30+ years in the beauty industry, Laura opened Gatzby Salon to provide a retreat for clients and fellow hair artists. Customer service is a priority for Laura and her staff, which you will see every time you walk through Gatzbys' front door. By employing quality stylists who understand the importance of impeccable service, offering a variety of products and services to suit anyones hair needs, and providing an environment of comfortable elegance are all values that Laura has brought to Gatzby Salon. Laura specializes in curly hair cutting and management, keratin smoothing treatment, fine and short hair styles, blending, and makeup. 

Amanda Dufeau

Associate Hairstylist
Mens Cuts/ Long Layers/ Balayage/ Trends/ Blow Outs
*pricing is separate from Master Stylists*
Amanda recently completed her apprenticeship and is now confident in her knowledge of hair care and beauty! Her strongest skill would be long layered haircuts, mens cuts, balayage, ombre, and current hair trends. Having a creative and visual eye is key to each appointment for her. She appreciates the opportunity to work at Gatzby Salon and learn from our owner and master stylist Laura, who guides her through each appointment for perfect hair every time. 

Celeste Kauffman

Blondes/Fine Hair Management/Barbering
Celeste was based in Fort Worth, where she has taken care of 
clients hair needs for 30+ years. Specializing in cut, highlight, and color you will find that she always starts with a consultation to learn more about a clients needs as to create a versatile and modern look.  She says, "I am so happy to be part of Gatzby Salon. It is a charming and creative  atmosphere where the stylist is inspired to do their best work."

*Celeste books appointments by request.

Steven Cunningham

Color Specialist
Steven began his training with Glemby International in the mid '80's. He specializes in 3-dimensional highlighting techniques that are designed to enhance the eyes as well as compliment your skin tone. Steven puts the work in to your hairstyle  so that you can embrace your "effortless" beauty. 

*Steven books appointments by request only. 

Kylee Ackley

Assistant to Master Stylist
Upon graduating from Georgetown High School, Kylee dove in to pursuing her cosmetology license. Recently completing her cosmetology degree from The Salon Professional Academy of Georgetown, she will be continuing her education as an assistant stylist to our owner and Master Stylist Laura.
Kylee is excited to have the opportunity to learn Laura's techniques for Curly Hair services, and to discover more of what the salon industry has to offer for her future. On her weekends, Kylee enjoys going shopping with her mom and watching hair and makeup tutorials from her favorite educators. 

Deliah Kinsey

manager/salon coordinator/event planner/product educator/social media and web content creator

Tracey King

Lash Extensions Specialist / Xtreme Lash Certified
Having been in the beauty industry for over 25 years, Tracey has dedicated her profession based on her passion. Working as a hairdresser, makeup artist and skin care specialist, her focus is on helping accentuate her clients individual beauty.
She now adds eyelash extension artistry by Xtreme Lashes® to her repertoire. Xtreme Lashes® is the global leader in Eyelash Extensions providing the safest, most innovative products on the market as well as hands on extensive training. Tracey enjoys making her clients feel beautiful, happy and confident with every fresh new set of lashes. Beautiful, healthy lashes are her everyday goal. In her spare time, you will find Tracey enjoying the outdoors with her husband Jay, adult children, and close family and friends.
To learn more about her services please visit her website below