Commissioners

Executive Committee
Commissioner Bio Title Zone Term
Expires
Address Phone and Fax Email Address
Mr. Michael D.
Bouman
Bio Chairman/Owner/Administrator
Commissioner
At Large 12/2017
Empire Education Group, Inc.
396 Pottsville St. Clair Hwy.
Pottsville, PA 17901
Phone: (570) 429-4321 x2001
FAX: (570) 429-4222
mbouman@empire.edu
Mr. Gary Trottier Bio First Vice Chairman/School
Owner/Commissioner
Zone 6 12/2016
New England School of
Hair Design
12 Interchange Drive
West Lebanon, NH 03784
Phone: (603) 298-5199
FAX: (603) 298-7871
gtrottier1@neshd.org
Ms. Gina Kinion Bio Second Vice
Chairman/School
Owner/Commissioner
Zone 4 12/2017
Elaine Steven Beauty College
10420 West Florissant
St. Louis, MO 63136
 
Phone: (314) 868-8196
FAX: (636) 639-8151
ginak1@mac.com
Mr. Louis (Lou) Starita Bio Treasurer
School Owner/Commissioner
Zone 1 12/2017
Paul Mitchell the School Boise
1270 South Vinnell Way
Boise, ID 83709

Phone: (208) 287-4040
FAX: (208) 287-4049

Lou@Boise.PaulMitchell.edu
Ms. Chris Strawn Bio Secretary
Academic Commissioner
At Large 12/2017
Arthur's Beauty College, Inc.
2600 John Harden Dr.
Jacksonville, AR 72076
Phone: (501) 982-8987
FAX: (501) 457-0033
cstrawn@arthursbeautycollege.com
Commissioners
Commissioner Bio Title Zone
Term
Expires
Address Phone and Fax Email Address
Ms. Wanda Zachary Bio School Owner Commissioner Zone 3 12/2016
Hair Professionals School of Cosmetology
5460 US Highway 34
Oswego, IL 60543

Phone: (630) 554-9540
Cell: (630) 772-0377

wzachary@hairpros.edu
Mr. Allen Lee Smith Bio Commissioner Representing
the Public Interest
At Large 12/2016
180 Trudy Ave.
Monroe Falls, OH 44262
 
Phone: (330) 715-6969
allenleesmith180@yahoo.com
Ms. Elizabeth Kirkland Bio Commissioner Representing
Professional Services
At Large 12/2015
Director of Seaside Education
514 North Troutman Road
Camden, NC 27921
Phone: (252) 333-4632
 
efrtmtn@yahoo.com
Mrs. Bobby Lott Bio Academic Commissioner At Large 12/2015
Ohio State School of Cosmetology
1720 East Broad Street
Columbus, OH 43203
Phone: (614) 252-5252
Fax:  (614) 252-5304
blott@salonschools.com
Ms. Mary Gail
Lowery
Bio Commissioner Representing
the Public Interest
At Large 12/2017
304 C-H Lane
Gatlinburg, TN 37738
Phone: (865) 789-7763
FAX: (334) 371-0017
mlowery9154@gmail.com
Mr. Robert F. Kelley Jr. Bio School Owner/Commissioner At Large 12/2017 Kelley Education Inc.
1357 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Chicago, IL 60622
Phone: (773) 351-8999
FAX: (773) 645-0079
kali_r@msn.com
Ms. Julie Vargas Bio Commissioner Representing
Professional Services
At Large 12/2016
Sr. Director of Career Opportunities
Sport Clips
P.O. Box 3000-266
Georgetown, TX 78627
Phone: (512) 868-4655
Fax: (512) 869-0366
julie.vargas@sportclips.com
Ms.Therese E. Vogel Bio School Owner Commissioner Zone 5 12/2015
Tiffin Academy of Hair Design
104 East Market Street
P.O. Box 631
Tiffin, OH 44883
Phone: (419) 447-3117
FAX: (419) 447-5840
tiffinacademy@sbcglobal.net

 

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