Joe DeAnda

Owner / Manager

What is your favorite part about owning and managing a salon?
“As a manager, I love seeing our employees work as a team and being part of an organization that flows with everyone having a part of the company’s success.”

What part of the Trios mission speaks to me the most and why?
“I admire how friendly our staff is with our customers and with each other. We set the bar for our employees pretty high as far as expectations and professionalism. I believe this is why our employees stick around for years, because of the customer service we not only give to our guests but also the respect we give to each other as co-workers.”


Karen Boschen DeAnda

Level 9 – Stylist / Facial Waxing / Owner

What is your specialty as a hairstylist?
“One of my specialties is listening to guests and making a plan of action that gives them what they want. I love connecting cut and color together, and helping my clients feel and look good!”

What part of the Trios mission speaks to me the most and why?
“My favorite part of the Trios Mission is ‘outstanding customer service.’ I love that we give more than a haircut or color. We give our guests an experience. It is a great honor to help people feel refreshed from the inside out, and to be able to take home products that will make their hair, skin and body be the best it can be.”

Danae Williford

Level 6 – Stylist

Meet Danae!

Must like her hometown of Spearfish, South Dakota, the weather and ability to go hiking brings great joy to Danae. As happy and easy going as she is, the high quality work she achieves of all hair types is astonishing. Danae understands customer service and does an outstanding job with whatever task given. Spending quality time her husband and family allows their free time to consist of antiquing and flipping furniture, all while snacking on fruit snacks and iced tea. Danae wants to see you for your next color or cut!

Diana Gahmnakos

Level 6 – Stylist / Makeup / Facial waxing

Meet Diana!

Moving from Texas in 2012, Diana moved to Fort Collins because of the active community we uphold. She joined our team in 2013 and can often be spotted enjoying a good laugh. Diana approaches all of her clients with integrity and is consistently finding the best way to set them up with what works well for their lifestyle. When she’s not doing hair, she enjoys running around town and in the mountains, indulging into a good read, and doing anything active outside. At the end of any day, treating herself to a happy helping of chocolate cake and a glass of red wine can always rejuvenate her radiant smile.

Ali Porter

Level 6 – Stylist / Makeup

Meet Ali!

Moving just a few hours away from her hometown of Craig, Colorado, Ali found her home at Trios in 2012. Doing hair and makeup for friends in theatre during high school encouraged her to turn her creative and versatile talent into a career. Specializing in pixie cuts and fashion colors, her clients love the bold originality of their new hairdos. Using AVEDA’s naturally derived product line, Ali is highly aware of giving back to the environment. Devoting her free time to her parents and brother, she keeps those who she values most close. Visit Ali next time you are ready for a daring, drastic change. “We’re in it to win it!”

Jasmine Williams

Level 4 – Stylist

What is your specialty as a hairstylist?
“One of my specialties is blowouts and styling hair.”

What part of the Trios mission speaks to me the most and why?
“My favorite part of the Trios mission is ‘a few stolen moments.’ It is like making a promise to yourself every 4-6 weeks that you are going to take the time for yourself to recharge.”


Faith Sindt

Level 5 – Stylist

Meet Faith!

Faith is a funny, outgoing, and animated technician who loves what she does! She is a mom of two girls who are both under two years old and so she enjoys the variety that is added to her schedule through being a hairstylist. Building relationships and connecting with clients is one of Faith’s specialties and she loves being able to customize each individuals color to fit their personality, lifestyle, and facial features. She is very personable and is an absolute joy to work with. Most importantly, she values her faith and enjoys teaching those same values to her little girls, Charlie and Finley. The weather in her home state of Colorado is too good to not spend time in the outdoors with her family and pup, Gordy. “Life is too short to be ugly.”

Naomi Morton

Level 4 – Stylist / Makeup

Meet Naomi!

Naomi is a passionate and easy going hair stylist who cares for her clients on a personal level, not just their hair. Starting her cosmetology career in 2015, she has developed a transformable technique with balayage and highlighting. Her time outside is spent biking near the mountains, and enjoying tasteful beer in the sunshine. Originally from Windsor, she is avid about the close relationships she has formed with family and close friends and makes sure to connect with them on a daily basis. Come see Naomi and watch her creativity come to life!

Sammy Olds

Level 2 – Stylist

Meet Sammy!

She was born and raised in Fort Collins and joined our team in 2016. Sammy’s favorite part about being a stylist is making everyone that sits in her chair feel more confident and comfortable and she is passionate about giving her clients the best experience through customized color and personalized haircuts. In her downtime, Sammy likes to spend time with her friends, family, spending time in the mountains, and playing with her dog, Henry, and guinea pig, Ruger. After a long day, winding down and watching a SpongeBob episode or two is an easy way for her to clear her mind and feel refreshed for what the next day brings. Sammy always pushes for above and beyond the standard, and her heart is that you will leave our salon with more satisfaction than when you walked in.


Lauren Andrade

Nail Technician

Meet Lauren!

Our simply sweet and sophisticated nail technician has been on our team since 2014! One of her favorite parts of doing nails is making people feel beautiful. Receive a soothing arm or leg massage as you sip on some Aveda comforting tea and ease out of your everyday routine. Whether you are keeping it simple or sparkling it up, Lauren always leaves you feeling pampered and confident. In her spare time, she loves riding her bike, spending time outside, being with friends, family, and her cats, and at the end of the day, destressing with a glass of red wine. Come get your pretty nails and toes painted with Lauren!


Vanessa Cushnie

Guest Care

Meet Vanessa!

Since September of 2015, our guest care manager has served Trios with a happy and helpful smile. She strives to offer a few stolen moments for each guest while providing unconditional kindness with every word. After moving from Kailua-Kona in 2009, Fort Collins captured Vanessa’s heart with the beautiful scenery as well as the many tasteful breweries, distilleries, and wineries. She values her quality time spent with family and friends, especially on the holidays when she is able to fly back to the islands of Hawai’i. Although Vanessa is far from home, we provide the family style culture that she appreciates. “Take one step at a time, and enjoy the journey of life.”