Aveda’s North America Artistic Team Adds Three New Directors

Just two months after the debut of its North America Artistic Team, Aveda has tapped Britt Dion, Anne Skubis and Brad Van Dyke to join as directors, alongside Dusty Rhode, Lupe Voss and Tatum Neil, forming a team of six experts in hairstyling, cutting, coloring, makeup, esthetics and social media.

The Aveda North America Artistic team is responsible for the educational advancements of the region, online and offline. They will work closely with the Global Artistic Team to create programs and content that cater specifically to North America.

In the coming months, Aveda plans to announce more directors for the new team. Each director will hire Artistic Team members to help deliver and execute the educational initiatives for the region. Auditions for the positions are open to all artists at Aveda-exclusive salons and will be announced in the upcoming weeks on avedapurepro.com.


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Here’s a look at the new directors:

Britt Dion, Styling

Dion is the head stylist and educator at Dolce Lusso Salon and Spa. In her new role, she will develop in-person educational classes and educational video content, collaborate on regional trend forecasting, and more.

Anne Skubis, Makeup

Skubis is the director of the Tucson Campus and an Aveda Makeup Purefessional. Teaching master makeup classes, developing educational curriculum and events, and collaborating on the development of new products are some of the things she will take on in her new role.

Brad Van Dyke, Spa

Van Dyke is the educational director of all the Inspire Greatness Aveda Institutes and owns Three Cutters Aveda Salon/Spa in Denver. In his new role, he will be using his massage therapy and esthetics license along with his 20-plus years of experience to create a new spa-focused curriculum, teach classes across the country, and collaborate on trend forecasting.

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