Barb Markus has owned Markus
Hair Design & Day Spa for 22 years; however, she has been a Hair
Designer for 40 years. She enjoys the challenge of owning her own
salon and the opportunities it brings. Barb is exceptionally great at
transforming her clients to look and feel their best. Someone once told her that no one could fix her hair like she does. She is very nurturing, caring, and loves people. When Barb is not working, she enjoys traveling and spending time with her family. Barb goes out of her way to pamper her clients and makes sure that their experience here is one that they would not receive elsewhere.

Kelly Smithley Kelly has been working at Markus Hair Design & Day
Spa as the Guest Services Coordinator for 4 years. She was drawn here by her love of people, and her aunt, who happens to be Barb!Kelly loves the fun atmosphere that is created by the staff and clients. On her days off, you might see her in St. Paul with her boys and their families!! “I look forward to coming to work, it is so much fun getting to meet new people and visiting with those of you I know!!”

Renee Turner has been a hair designer for 10 years. Renee is continually educating herself with the latest styles and trends. Renee has been married since 2014. She is the proud stepmother of two children. Other than her passion to create beautiful hair and nails, she loves spending time with her family outdoors and hunting.

Britteny has 2 years of experience in the salon industry. She enjoys learning new hairstyles and color transformations while staying on trend. As much as she enjoys hair coloring, she also appreciates the relaxing atmosphere of performing spa treatments. Britteny enjoys spending quality time with her husband, Dylan and their pets.

Heidi has been in the hair industry for 12 years.  She enjoys men's and women's cuts, highlights, colors and make-up applications.  Understanding her client's needs is always a top priority for her.  She takes personal pride in her own appearance and strives for the same for her clients.  Heidi is the mother of 2, and enjoys watching them grow.  She enjoys cooking, baking and spending time at home with her family when she's not working. Heidi is very excited to be back in her hometown and be a part of the Markus Design Team!   She looks forward to serving you for  all of your hair needs.