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.


Cosmetologist/ Eyelash Tech

Monique has been a team member here at Studio A since summer of 2016. After working in the the salon environment the past four years she decided to set her career path to become a stylist. She recently Graduated from the Aveda Institute and is excited to start working with guests and build connections and relationships with new clients.

Her favorite Aveda product is the Shampowder and texture tonic for that amazing second day hair.


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.”


Salon Coordinator

Morgan has been a team member here at Studio A since February 2021. She’s so welcoming, from the moment you walk in until the moment you walk out, Morgan 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.


Massage Therapist

Shondra has been a Massage Therapist since 2003 and started doing Massage here with Studio A in spring 2021. Shondra has experience in many different settings including Aveda facilities. She specializes in a combination of Swedish Deep Tissue, Relaxation & Trigger Point Massage Therapies.