Erin has been in the industry since 1995. He started his career with Aveda, training in hair cutting with the Van Michael team and working with two Aveda Purefessionals™. He has been with the same salon ever since, working as an in-salon coach, Education Director for Natural Alternatives for 10 years and now as Artistic Director. He has trained with Allen Ruiz, Antoinette Beenders and Tristin Morrison, and traveled to the Aveda Advanced Academy in London. Erin studied advanced razor cutting with the Arrojo salons and became a Hair Cutting Purefessional™ in 2012. His strength as a hair cutter is his understanding of the craft from the bottom up.