Our Team of Stylists

At HannaMarchel our team of stylists are like family. As our customers, we would like to welcome you to the family. Learn a little more about us below!

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Hello my name is Karolyn Marchel, co-owner of HannaMarchel Salon. I have been in the beauty business for 36 years and still love it!!  33 of those years I have been doing hair right here in our beautiful town of Ellensburg Washington. It gives me great joy to help people feel good about themselves with a fabulous new hair style. I have an amazing husband Chris. He is my partner in life and business. My daughter, Jessica Hanna, and her husband, Tom Hanna, are co-owners. Together they have given me seven beautiful grandchildren. My life is full of love and very busy! I love it!

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Hi there! My name is Jessica Hanna and I am a co-owner of HannaMarchel Salon. HannaMarchel came about for several reasons; to save a building, bring my numerous babies to work and to go into business with my mother. After adding the 7th child to my family, I left the day to day job at the salon to focus on my large family and on making positive changes in the foster care system. Thanks to my wonderful mother, loyal clientele and a great team of stylists, I am able to step back and watch something I started thrive!

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HI!! My name is Nadia and I am the manager here at Hanna Marchel Salon! I have been a licensed cosmetologist for 6 years and I am a certified makeup artist for Bare Minerals. I started experimenting with makeup and hair at a very young age so wanting to get my license and go to school was a no brainier for me! I love this industry because we get to be girly and have fun while making eachother feel beautiful! Its a win win! My goal for every girl is to feel loved, adored, and confident and leave the salon feeling fresh! I love my job more and more every day and cannot wait to greet you!


Hi there! My name is Melissa Brownlee and I have been in the hair industry for almost 30 years! I have been back in the salon for almost four years after taking time off to raise my children. I am a stylist as well as a texture specialist in Brazilian Blowouts and perms! Also, I love color. During my time off, I love spending time with my children and grandchildren. I enjoy my horses, traveling and a good glass of wine!


My name is Mary and I have been living in Ellensburg since I was in the third grade. Over a year ago and started working at HannaMarchel Salon (and I love it!). From the age of four, I knew I wanted to be a hairdresser. My mom was a nail technician and all of her friends were cosmetologists, so I grew up around the salon lifestyle.I specialize in makeup, eyebrow waxes, all over colors, ombres, and Balayages. When I'm not in the salon, I spend a lot of my time with my family (especially my niece and nephew). I love anything outdoors, like playing sports, hiking, running, and swimming.


My name is Marge! I grew up in Gig Harbor and just moved to Ellensburg 2 years ago! I knew a couple days after beauty school that working in a salon would be my dream job! I specialize in colors, cuts, weddings, eyelash extensions and men's cuts! Outside of the salon I love to be outdoors and can be found hiking with my two dogs every chance that I get! I am silly,  love to laugh, and I enjoy getting to know knew people! I would love to get to know you and have tons of fun creating new looks for the different seasons!


Hi! I am Sara Overton! I have lived in Ellensburg my whole life and knew at a young age that I wanted to be a cosmetologist! I specialize in color, women's cuts, men's cuts, waxing, and weddings! On my off days I love to be with my family, play with my dog, and be out in the sun! I am excited to meet you and of course build a friendship with you!


Hey there, I am Jenn! I grew up in Cle Elum, but I got my cosmetology license while living in the Wenatchee Valley. My husband and I moved back in August last year. I’ve been doing hair for 4 years! My mom swears I was born into this job. When I was four years old she hid all the scissors from me so I wouldn’t cut my bangs, but I still found garden clippers to get the job done. I specialize in cuts, colors, balayages, makeup, weddings, and fades. My favorite thing about doing hair is giving people a look that makes them feel like their absolute best! I’d love to get to meet you and make you feel like the rock star you are!