Every member of our team is committed to raising the standard of your salon experience!


Among us are educators, award winners, published artists, & Bridal experts...we've earned the bragging rights of being the preferred salon for the most exclusive wedding venues in the Hudson Valley! But nothing is more important to us than working with you to create a fresh, new look you're sure to love (and we teach you how to maintain it!).  No matter who you book with, you get the best of the team.  


Experience the difference!

Ada Seymour

Proprietor . Artistic Director

Compassionate . Focused
Intelligent . Stylish

Ada is dedicated to bringing you a space to feel comfortable asking questions about style and fashion; to be partnered with the latest products and techniques, so that your most fabulous self shines through! Her love of hair design began in the 1980s and remained constant while she earned a B.A. in Anthropology. A combination of teaching guests about hair care and guiding her peers to reach their goals gives a well rounded consistency that leads her team. Ada is committed to make a healthy, happy, and clean environment where clients love to visit and stylists love to work. She is living out her dream and so excited to see what the future brings!

Cheryl Conklin

Hair Stylist . Bridal Coordinator

Inspiring . Accommodating
Easy Going . Funny

Cheryl is an inspiration for all of the Salon's team members because in addition to being an amazing Stylist, she has mastered the balance of career and family. Her love of art that began with a B.A. in Graphic Design has blossomed into a what is now a 19 year career in hair design. Some call her a sculptor by the way she makes formal hair styles take shape, unlike any other in our area. Cheryl's Classic training with Sassoon affords her the precision and structure to conquer any challenge behind the chair. As Coordinator of Salon Lucere's Bridal Studio, Cheryl works directly with the Bride-to-be, ensuring her bridal dreams come true.

Caitlin Dolan

Hair Stylist . Bb Network Educator

Bubbly . Thorough
Friendly . Driven

Licensed in 2010, Caitlin joins us after spending three years in NYC, where she mastered the art of client care. From the moment your service begins, you will be taken through each step and learn details about your hair that you probably never knew! Caitlin's thorough approach helps ensure that you get exactly what you need, every time. Her work has received accolades from Wella International and Bumble and bumble. Perhaps it was her classical dance training that grounded her in the concept of 'technique', but Caitlin has applied this to her unbelievable blow dry designs - any length, any style - Caitlin nails it! See how she can transform your look today!

Nicole Pena

Hair Stylist . Makeup Artist

Innovative . Creative
Smart . Original 


Nicole has found her home - a place where she can share her excitement for hair and fashion. The latest trends in balayage (hair painting) are Nicole's specialty, allowing you to have a custom color that you won't see on anyone else. If you're looking to break out of the ordinary, Nicole's custom blended colors are fun, vibrant, and bold! Yet, she also produces soft, natural highlights that make you feel beautiful. No matter your comfort level, Nicole will inspire you to bring out your inner fashionista!!



Ashley Lenahan

Hair Stylist . Makeup Artist

Determined . Resourceful
Courageous . Dynamic

Before joining the Team, Ashley earned a BS in Political Science, but knew her true passion was for hair design. Switching gears to her true passion, she quickly became one of our most requested Stylists! Ashley has a true gift for color and is producing amazing custom colors including her own "reverse balayage" highlighting technique.. check out some of her work on our Social page!

Tori Rissmiller

Hair Stylist . Apprentice . Front Desk Coordinator

Kind . Ambitious
Considerate . Fashionista

Tori takes great pride in her work! Educated as a Massage Therapist and Stylist, she is no stranger to the textbook - which is great for our clients, because she is so thorough! You can trust that Tori will do all she can to accommodate your needs and ensure your salon experience is extraordinary...with a bright smile all the while! She also adds a strong sense of fashion to our team, a shopper through and through!

Sam O'Day

Hair Stylist

Driven . Easy-going                           

Free-spirited . Dedicated  


Sam has been receiving rave reviews since he joined our team.  Five years into his career, he strives to make every new day better than the last by finding inspiration in everything around him and staying focused on improving his skills.  There is no aspect of hairdressing that Sam doesn't love, but he's especially talented with hair color and if you're a curly girl (or guy!), he is your Stylist. 

Stephanie Morin

Hair Stylist . Apprentice

Driven . Professional

Caring . Energetic


The beauty industry has always been Stephanie's passion!  Now she is following her dream, joining the SL Team following a decade-long, successful career in retail management. Stephanie is no stranger to the importance of guest satisfaction, yet she continuously strives to improve and conquer new goals.  At the end of the day, she'd like to have every guest feel good about the salon experience and leave with a smile of confidence!