Associated Hair Professionals (AHP) is an association for independent stylists and barbers who want next level success. AHP offers real protection, real benefits, and real talent for the real professional. Membership with AHP includes:
Professional Liability Insurance • Education • Community • Career Support
AHP is committed to elevating the industry. We want hairstyling and barbering to be regarded with the admiration and appreciation they deserve and for hair professionals to walk around with their heads held high, knowing they are educated, respected, appropriately compensated image-makers capable of changing lives.
AHP’s primary purpose is to serve the needs of each member, providing you with the tools for success. We’re focused on delivering excellent service and exploring ways to add value to your AHP membership.
Meet the Team
Tracy is an accomplished executive with more than 20 years experience leading and building national and international companies. She has an entrepreneurial spirit and thrives on keeping up with the latest beauty trends and products.
Jesse Cormier (LE)
Senior Director of School Outreach
Jesse was one of the pioneers of AHP when it first launched. She has been instrumental in building relationships with cosmetology schools across the entire country. She holds a Bachelor's degree and is a licensed esthetician in Colorado.
Membership Program Manager
Emily is a licensed esthetician in the states of Massachusetts and Colorado, having graduated with a 4.0 GPA and obtained additional certifications in microdermabrasion, spray tanning, and eyelash extensions (her specialty). Prior to obtaining her esthetics license, Emily held positions within the insurance industry and holds a Bachelor’s degree from University of New Haven.
School Outreach Manager
Melissa is an experienced trainer who has been actively involved in the beauty industry for more than 16 years. Melissa has held leadership roles at Laura Mercier Cosmetics and The International Dermal Institute and is excited to share her passion by providing undergraduate cosmo students with the education and resources they need to succeed in this industry
Maggie Staszcuk (LE)
Advanced Modality Insurance Specialist
Maggie has been a licensed esthetician for more than 12 years and holds a Bachelor's degree in business administration. Maggie has worked in the spa and med-spa industry, and served as an esthetics instructor and a director of education.
Cosmetology Program Coordinator
Britt is a licensed cosmetologist in Nevada and Colorado. Britt was the manager of a small salon and has a passion for supporting and inspiring beauty professionals, with experience planning networking events and continuing education classes.
Mary Barthelme Abel
Editor, AHP Indie Stylist magazine
Mary is a self-proclaimed magazine junkie with more than 18 years experience editing and writing for various consumer and trade magazines. Editing an association magazine and working with hair professionals and experts has been an exciting transition and Mary enjoys helping hair stylists and barbers grow their businesses.
Associated Hair Professionals (AHP)
25188 Genesee Trail Road, Suite 200, Golden, CO 80401