Our Staff

Meet the staff of Total Hair Salon, Raleigh, NC:


Charles_Edited.jpg Charles Powell

Charles has been in business for 52 years and owner of Total Hair for 23 years.  His goal is to provide the very best in education for his staff.  Their training has come from the very best in the industry, traveling to Texas, Baltimore, and New York with countless hours of in-salon training from world renowned trend setters. 

Charles continues to have a passion to grow personally as well as to see his staff become even greater.
Chuck_Edited.jpg Chuck Powell

Chuck has been in the hair industry for over 25 years.  He has trained with several educational companies across the country such as Tigi, Redken, Pivot Point, Wella, Goldwell, as well as others.  He was recently chosen to participate in the Goldwell Ambassador Program where he was intensively trained in Goldwell color education.

Chuck is passionate about color, corrective color, and highlights.  He is certified in the Chi Straightening System and the Bio Ionic Straightening Systems.  He is also passionate about keeping up with the cutting trends that are constantly changing.
Dianne_Edited.jpg Dianne Holmes

Dianne has been a hair stylist for 27 years.  She enjoys natural, classic looks.  She has training with such brands as Goldwell, Tigi, and Sebastian.  Dianne specializes in razor cutting and she strives to stay current with the latest trends. 

Dianne is a person with a relaxed attitude and strives to give her clients the best look possible.

kim_on_wall_second.jpg Kim Jordan

With more than 20 years experience, Kim has excelled at her industry by not only working in the salon, but also serving as an international colourist for TIGI/Bead Head.  She has been involved with the development of some of your favorite TIGI products, as well as TIGI Colour.  In the salon, Kim's commitment to her clients is excellence.  Taking time to understand each client is what separates her from others.

Kim specializes in colour and corrective colour.  She is also the preferred hair and make-up artist for local and national television personalities.  Kim is an air-brush make-up artist and is certified in two types of extension services.
heathers_profile_pic_540w.JPG Heather Whitehead

Heather specializes in cuts and color.  She favors natural, real-world styles with an updated, current aesthetic.  Trained by some of the foremost leaders in the hair industry clients can be assured of the most professional consultative and service experience.

Heather’s hair philosophy is simple – making her clients look and feel their best.




Sandra Zembellas

Sandra has received education with Goldwell, Wella, Paul Mitchell, and Sebastian Professionals.  Sandra trained with Nick Arrojo (from TLC’s “What Not To Wear”) in razor-cutting techniques.  She loves to create rich, natural-looking hair color and styles that are both modern and classic with soft movement and texture.




Jessica Richter 

Jessica is a very passionate hairstylist with over four years experience in the industry. By sharpening her skills under a national TIGI educator, Jessica has picked up the lastest techniques and communication skills that are evident through her client interactions and finished services. Jessica is not only focused on her personal development, but as an educator for the TIGI cosmetic team, she is devoted to helping other stylists succeed as well. She specializing in smoothing treatments, traditional/airbrush make up and up-dos.




Amanda Williams

Amanda is a graduate of the Emerald Academy Paul Mitchell Partner School.  Her specialty is blow drying with the round brush to give a natural flowing style.  She has studied with the top artists of Goldwell Academy in Baltimore and Paul Mitchell’s color and cut techniques.

Amanda enjoys using the latest techniques in color and cut.  She has a very fun and friendly personality.

amy_copy.jpg Amy Glover

Amy is a Creative Force member and national colour educator for TIGI/Bed Head.  She attends academy courses in NY multiple times a year.  Amy specializes in colour and corrective colour, airbrush make-up and Chi relaxers. She is also certified in two types of extension services.

"I love taking color to the next level by personalizing every service for every client"  ~ Amy

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