Frankie discovered his passion by apprenticing in salons and studying at the Process Institute of Cosmetology. After completing and working in several high end salons, Frankie adapted a strong interest in men's grooming and barbering. Soon after Frankie began working at the Shave he enrolled in a program to get his Master Barber license and soon earned the title of Master Barber. Frankie's mission is to improve the confidence of each client as well as customize each service for every client. Frankie's mantra has always been, "Every head is my canvas," and continues to use barbering as an artistic outlet for his life. Frankie also loves photography, traveling, activism in the LGBT community and spending time with his dog, "Prince."
Helene hails from the Great Pacific Northwest, completing her training at the Gary Manuel Aveda Institute in Seattle, Washington. She immediately began a career in men's grooming and has been perfecting her craft since 2009. Helene specializes in scissor over comb and textured cuts. She also enjoys doing tight skin fades and beard trims. In her spare time, Helene loves listening to records, playing her saxophone, and relaxing at home with her girlfriend and pets.
Jonathan is a Georgia native who found his passion for hair through monthly trips to the barbershop with his father during his childhood. He was fascinated by the way a true barbershop operated, seeing people being transformed right before his eyes. When he came of age, he took this passion and went to study his craft at Paul Mitchell in Atlanta, one of the area's premier educational institutions for hair cutting and styling. Jonathan was employed as an educator at Paul Mitchell prior to joining the team at The Shave. When he isn't at the shop Jonathan enjoys video games, friends, music, and skateboarding.
MASTER BARBER | EDUCATOR
Born in San Francisco, Patricia didn’t stay still for long and has lived all over the United States: Los Angeles, New York and now Atlanta. Patricia has worked in the fashion industry and has even done stunt work in Hollywood, but is always drawn back to her passion – hair. Patricia became a cosmetologist at eighteen years old and found her true calling in New York working at Truman's Gentleman's when she discovered the true art of barbering. She later became licensed as a barber so she could perform every aspect of men's grooming. Today, she continues her education and is in the process of earning her master barber educator license so that she can share her experience and knowledge with others who wish to follow her path toward barbering. She is a true animal lover and has a soft spot for special need pups, of which she has adopted too many to list. She loves her bike and is on her Harley as much as she possibly can when not working. But most of all….Patricia wants to be known for giving the “Best Shave in Atlanta.”
Carley, an Atlanta native, began her hair career apprenticing under educators at Three-13 Salon in Marietta, Georgia. After obtaining her cosmetologist license and cutting in a full service environment for more than three years, Carley made the decision to pursue her true passion for barbering and love for the precision and the detail involved in short cuts. Aside from hair, Carley loves live music and fashion. She loves spontaneous adventures and is drawn to people who like the same. Carley’s unrelenting positive attitude and exuberant smile are infectious. She is admired by clients and co-workers alike.
A former Georgia State music student, Christian recently graduated from barber school. His passion for men's grooming has been evident for nearly a year as he worked at The Shave while he attended barber school. His time as shop assistant taught him the ins and outs of The Shave experience and is now excited to put his skills to practice and actually get paid to do what he is passionate about. He loves learning, whether it be a new instrument, language, or craft. Recently married, Christian enjoys all that married life offers when not at The Shave.
This Atlanta native is a ten year veteran in the salon industry. After honing his craft in Miami, Nashville and Athens, he returned home to Atlanta six years ago and joined one of Atlanta's premier salons. Now, with a growing interest in barbering and men's hair, Brian now calls The Shave his new home in Atlanta. When you are in his chair you can sit back, relax and rest assured you are in excellent hands. His passions for life, people and learning make for great conversation. In Brian's free time you can find him abroad, at a show or concert or exploring delicious, new cuisine.
Brooke's journey began in 2012 at Virginia College where she was Pivot Point Trained. After school, and a short time in salons, she realized that men's grooming and short precision cuts were at the peak of her interests. She took her talents to the barbershops of a Georgia military town and perfected her craft. Brooke now specializes in fades, tapering and scissor cuts. She is eager and is constantly practicing innovative men's grooming techniques. In her off time you can find Brooke outdoors, submerged in non-fiction, working out, traveling or checking out a local show.
Scott's bio is a work in progress and will be posted once it is complete. Check back soon to learn more about his experience, specialties and other things that makes him an excellent addition to our team at The Shave Barber Company.
Lana's bio is a work in progress and will be posted once it is complete. Check back soon to learn more about her experience, specialties and other things that makes her an excellent addition to our team at The Shave Barber Company.
Growing up, Schuyler "Sky" has always had eclectic tastes: from poetry to skateboarding - and Johnny Cash to underground punk music. However, his strong love for fashion and men's grooming trumped all others. After playing with bands and traveling the United States, Sky worked with Ralph Lauren and later Vans as a General Manager, honing his customer service and human relation skills. With years of leadership behind him and the ability to anticipate the needs of his clients, he combines just the right amount of rugged and refined for a modern day barbershop.
SHOP Manager | HigHlands
Connor, a born and raised Georgia native started working in the customer service industry out of Highschool. With a resume that ranges from retail management, salon management and even artists management for Epitaph Records, his diverse training has given him the ability to anticipate client needs and ensure a great experience from start to finish. When Connor is not in the shop you can find him on his bike riding throughout the city in search for the next best craft beer, at different artists events or making art himself.
SHOP Assistant | HigHlands
Paul's bio is a work in progress and will be posted once it is complete. Check back soon to learn more about his experience, specialties and other things that makes him an excellent addition to our team at The Shave Barber Company.