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MEET the
salon 209 TEAM


We use Matrix, Pureology, Surface, Amika and Redken to ensure we will always have the product that best fits your haircare needs. It also allows us to educate our team of stylists with the latest trends and techniques to learn, earn, and live better! Which, in turn, inspires us to exceed your expectations with every visit.

Salon 209 applies a level system to our stylists. Each stylist is in a level based on their demand of time and customer service objectives that they have met. *Prices may vary depending on the stylist providing the service, length/thickness of hair, desired goal, and product usage required. Please ask for details when reserving your appointment. 

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Shelly Flatgard

Level 7


Hair Artist 

Salon Educator/Associate Trainer

Shelly is a hair artist with over 25 years experience, specializing in precision haircutting, dimensional haircolor and grey blending. Her drive and excitement for the hair industry has kept her behind the chair creating beautiful hair on a daily basis. In depth consultations with each appointment are a standard for Shelly.  She believes communication is key to achieving success with every guests hair. Continuing education is a priority for her to keep current on latest trends and styles. Shelly’s newest passion is growing her team and training new talent.  As an in salon educator, she has the opportunity to do that on a daily basis.  Passing on her skills and training is just as exciting to her as performing the skills herself.  In her spare time she enjoys running, biking, and fishing with her husband on Lake of the woods.

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Ashley Sorvig

Level 6

Hair Artist

Ashley has been a cosmetologist for ten years, all at Salon 209! She graduated from the Professional Salon Academy in Bemidji, MN. Ashley is passionate about helping people find their unique color and her favorite services to perform are foiling and coloring! She loves to help guests feel their best and loves getting to know their story. She puts a lot of value into having good communication with her guests. In her spare time, Ashley enjoys reading, being outside, and raising her family and animals on her hobby farm!

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Kasey Erickson

Level 4

Hair Artist/Esthetician

Why hello there!

My name is Kasey! I graduated from The Salon Professional Academy in Fargo, ND. I started at Salon209 in February 2021 and have loved every second of it! My passion is to make every client feel beautiful and confident in their own eyes. My favorite services are foiling and styling, but I love to be challenged in other areas of cosmetology as well. When I am not in the salon you can catch me shopping, getting coffee and when the weather is nice spending time with friends and family at the lake!

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Trish Shierts

Level 3

Hair Artist/Lash Tech

Hair Extension Specialist

Trish has been in the beauty industry professionally for 15 plus years. Before that, she has always had a passion for everything hair and makeup. Trish graduated from beauty school in 2008 and hit the ground running with many opportunities to work and learn with some amazing stylists. She specializes in high-lift blondes but loves any kind of color experience. She feels that your hair can be the expression of your inner voice whether it be loud or quiet. She has experience in several fields including: lash extensions, fashion color, color correction, hair cutting, hair extensions, bridal/formal hair and makeup.


Lauren Melby

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Level 3

Hair Artist

My name is Lauren! I finished cosmetology school from The Salon Professional Academy in Fargo, ND. I started at Salon 209 in April 2023! I love meeting new people and making people feel confident and happy! A little bit about me, I'm from Gonvick, MN and I have two younger sisters! I love to be outside or at the lake with friends and family in my free time!


Haylee Bennett

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Level 1

Hair Artist

Hello, My name is Haylee! I graduated from MState Cosmetology in Wadena, MN.  I started at Salon 209 in February, 2024.  I am so excited to get people in my chair.  I love meeting new people and making them feel beautiful.  Little about me:  I am from Roseau, MN.  In my free time I like to be outside with my dog, hanging out with family and friends and cozying up with a book and drinking coffee!

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Cindy Chambers

Massage Therapist

*Not currently taking new clients

Hi! I am Cindy Chambers, certified massage therapist at Salon 209. I started my massage career here and  have loved every minute of it. For over 12 years now, I have enjoyed assisting the lovely people in our neighborhood and a few from afar through their journey in health and well-being. It has always been a dream of mine to encourage happiness in people. It is true... Dreams do come true! I love when clients leave with dazed eyes and a smile on their face. I am living the dream!


Barb Bohm


Hello! My name is Barb Bohm and I am an IIR certified, State Board licensed Reflexologist. By practicing the Ingham Method of Reflexology, I am able to help my clients relieve stress & tension, improve blood/nerve supply and create homeostasis(balance) within the body systems. Many health issues can also be relieved with Reflexology. I love what I do! Whether you are looking to address a particular health problem or just wish to enjoy the relaxation that Reflexology provides, please call for an appointment. I look forward to seeing you at Salon 209.

Andy Kalsnes

Massage Therapist

Hi there, I’m Andy, Licensed Massage Therapist at Salon 209. I received my Oregon state license in 2019 where I massaged and taught until moving back to TRF in 2022. Salon 209 has a wonderful group of people working, and I look forward to seeing each day. I routinely do a Swedish massage with a range of trigger point therapy techniques from multiple modalities to make the massage a more personalized experience. I am happy to do such rewarding work that has so many health benefits. Thanks for reading a little about me and have a great day.


Kiana Jacobson

Esthetician/Lash Tech

Waxing Specialist

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Hello everyone, my name is Kiana! I am a licensed Esthetician here at Salon 209. I graduated esthi school in June of 2022 and have been at the salon since. I love when my clients look in the mirror after their service and I see their eyes light up and just know they feel beautiful. Some of my favorite services include lash extensions and body waxing. I love everything about being an esthetician because each day is different, and I am always learning something new. I can't wait to meet all of your smiling faces!

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