Our Team

Brinkley is 25 and a resident of Starkville, MS. She started at Avant Garde Salon in 2012 as the receptionist. After falling in love with the salon and cosmetology, she then decided to make cosmetology her career. She attended night school at Amory Cosmetology Academy along with hair shows on the latest trend releases. She graduated in 2017 continuing as a full time employee at Avant Garde Salon. When calling our salon, Brinkley is the one you will speak to for an appointment. She is one to make anything possible from reservations to hair needs. Brinkley plans to keep making the world a beautiful place one person at a time!


Ashton is 27 and a resident of Starkville, MS. She graduated from Vaughn’s Beauty College in 2012. She has been an employee at Avant Garde Salon since 2014. Now a master hair designer, Ashton keeps up with the latest styles and trends. Continuing education is a huge aspect in her career. Ashton’s specialties are blondes, and who doesn’t love a good blonde! Let’s not forget the trendy haircuts she can spice up with no problem. Her desire is not only to style hair, but to touch your heart!


Megan is 25 and a resident of Ackerman, MS. She graduated from Paul Mitchell in Fort Myers, Florida in 2012. She has been an employee of Avant Garde Salon since 2016. Megan believes that there is always something new to learn in this industry. She is highly motivated and continues to seek education for new techniques and styles. Megan is known for her bridal and formal styling. With her bubbly personality, she is always making the client’s salon experience one of a kind!