Our Team

Sally Clark – Director

Sally ClarkSally has been in the hairdressing industry for over 25 years, and her love for this ever-changing, evolving industry still remains. This is evident through her exceptional service, enthusiasm and her dedication to Verge. She has a loyal following of clients and this is the result of her being passionate about hair creativity and making clients look and feel fabulous. Sally and her sister, Sonya are proud of their team at Verge and believe that they all bring something unique to the salon.

Sonya Clark – Director

Sonya ClarkSonya has been in the hairdressing industry for over 20 years. She has worked and trained internationally and has the ability to understand client’s specific needs and hair types. With her knowledge and experience she has the ability to make you look and feel absolutely gorgeous. Sonya has been involved in local theatre shows and productions including Priscilla and Wicked and has won two Otago Southland Theatre awards as a part of the hair and make up team.

Hannah Fitzgerald – Master Stylist

Hannah FitzgeraldHannah is a delightful and engaging stylist. She has over 15 years experience in the hairdressing industry and is our floor manager. Hannah is also a trained make up artist and has a strong eye for detail, which enables her to create the perfect look. She is actively involved in theatre shows including Priscilla and Wicked and has also won two Otago and Southland Theatre awards as a part of the hair and make up team.

Janna Dirks – Master Stylist

Janna is a dynamic stylist with a refreshing energy. Janna has been in the hairdressing industry for over 15 years. She is highly experienced in all aspects of hairdressing and make up and consistently strives to push her own creative boundaries. Janna has worked on many fashion shoots and has been a stylist for several years for the Dunedin ID fashion week.

Deanna Herbert – Master Stylist

VH518 DeannaDeanna has over 25 years experience in the hairdressing industry. She is a beautiful, caring stylist who will put you immediately at ease. Her passion lies in creating fabulous colours, glamourous up dos and sharing her knowledge about keratin treatments. Deanna has been extensively involved with educating and training upcoming stylists throughout New Zealand.

Bea Peckowska – Master Stylist

Bea PeckowskaBea is an adaptable stylist with over 20 years hairdressing experience. She has worked and trained internationally and has been with Verge for over 10 years. Bea has significant knowledge and a love for all aspects of hairdressing, especially colour and precision cutting.

Fernanda Da-Silva Feijo – Master Stylist

VH550 FernandaFernanda has 12 years experience in the hairdressing industry and has a wealth of international experience. She is not only a fantastic hair stylist but also a trained make up artist. Fernanda loves making people look and feel amazing for their special event, whether it be a wedding or ball. Fernanda was also a hair and beauty tutor overseas for a number of years, during which she passed on her knowledge to emerging stylists.

Chantelle Walker – Senior Stylist

Chantelle is a bubbly stylist with a passion for making people feel good about their hair. She specialises in creating creamy blondes and seamless balayages. Chantelle loves meeting new clients and having them walk out feeling amazing.

Ivy Binner – Emerging Stylist

Ivy is a natural, dedicated stylist with a great future. She received the top student award in her class at Otago Polytechnic. Her strengths are in creating beautiful colours. She loves learning from a bunch of talented stylists.

Paris Williams – Apprentice

Paris is our smiley apprentice and a vital member of our Verge team. She is always happy to help and often lends a hand colouring. Paris is an awesome team player and she is excited to be training at Verge.

Lydia Holmes – Salon Assistant

Lydia is our creative and fun salon assistant who also studies at Otago University. She ensures that the salon runs smoothly and that our clients receives the best possible service. Lydia is normally found at reception or at the basin giving clients a relaxing head massage.

Madeleine Holmes – Salon Assistant

Madeleine ensures that the salon runs smoothly and that our clients receive the best service possible. She has extensive knowledge of our product range, a great smile and is always happy to help.

Job Opportunities

We occasionally have vacancies at Verge. If you are a passionate, creative and caring stylist looking for a change – talk to us! We provide our staff with opportunities to continually grow and train. We have a fantastic team and pride ourselves on maintaining a work/life balance. Call Sally on 021 299 8797 for a confidential chat.