Trish Thompson

Owner/ Cosmetologist

Trish is the owner of Studio A Salon Spa and has many years of  experience working with Aveda.  The salon  was built in Osceola on First Avenue in 2004 . She has also achieved her goal of becoming an instructor at the Aveda Institute in Minneapolis as of 2019.

“I have a passion for doing hair. I absolutely LOVE to make people LOVE their hair.” She has attended several master level classes throughout her years working for Aveda. She feels that education is very important as the industry is changing daily. Which is why she pursued her dream of becoming an instructor too.

Her favorite Aveda product is the Air Control hair spray.


Cosmetologist / Nail Specialist

Des has over 25 years of experience in the beauty industry in a variety of areas, 10  of which spent at Studio A. She especially enjoys men’s haircuts and serving as the salon’s nail technician. Whether your appointment is for hair or nails, you will love the new look Desirae has customized to you.



Sarah started here with Studio A in the fall of 2016. Sarah really takes her time to help you decide what you are looking for, from a simple style to a full on color change.

Sarah enjoys making her clients feel relaxed and pampered. One of Sarah’s favorite products is the Smooth Infusion nourishing styling creme.



Cally started here with Studio A in the fall of 2018. She has been doing hair for a little over 7 years. One of her favorite services to offer would be a challenging balayage, but also loves everything she does.

Cally’s favorite product is the Damage remedy Daily Hair because of all of its great benefits.




Kaitlin is a graduate of the Aveda Institute and joined the Studio A family early 2020. Kaitlin’s passion for color and lashes is inspired by her desire to make other smile and feel good about the way they look. Her favorite Aveda product is Cherry Almond Leave in Conditioner because it makes your hair fragrant, soft and shiny.


Massage Therapist

An Aveda graduate, Louis utilizes his high energy and passion for health and wellness to carefully listen to each client. With six years of experience, he specializes in a broad range of massage therapies, tailoring his expertise to best benefit one’s specific needs on an individual basis.


Aveda Skin Care Educator/Esthetician

Lisa has many years of experience with Aveda in her expertise as an Esthetician and Aveda Skin Care Educator; specializing in customized facial treatments and waxing services. Other services she performs are makeup applications and tinting of the eyebrows/eyelashes. Lisa’s favorite Aveda product is the Green Science Eye Creme because it does it all for that delicate eye area.

“I love being able to offer solutions to all skin care needs with plant and flower based products.”


Eyelash Technician

Avi is passionate about serving others and giving them that extra boost of confidence. She specializes in eyelash extensions and is always looking forward to meeting and working with new clients. Her favorite product is the Shampure dry Shampoo. It’s a lifesaver


Salon Coordinator

Monique has been a team member here at Studio A since summer of 2016. She’s so welcoming that you can hear her smile, even from over the phone. From the moment you walk in until the moment you walk out, Monique makes your experience at the salon feel comforting and stress-free. Furthermore, she is very knowledgeable of our products, services, and staff. She is always eager to help guests book appointments tailored to their schedule.