Our Team

We’re so lucky to have a wonderful team of talented staff here at Katrina’s, each experts in their respective fields. Our girls come from as far afield as glamorous London, and as close to home as our beautiful Dalby.

Ruth Allen

Growing up in London, England, Ruth has worked and trained in a multitude of Salons. Touching down on Australian soil in 2010 Ruth loves the weather and the people of Australia.

Ruth starting her Australian career in Sydney and slowly travelling north. She has lived and worked in The Goldcoast for a year and then went as far west as Cloncurry, North QLD, before settling here in Dalby.

Ruth became the owner of Katrina’s Hair Design in January 2015 and gave birth to her first child in March 2015.


Ruth enjoys every aspect of the job in equal measures but loves offering clients new and fresh ideas to update and enhance natural features. “I believe the versatility of the look is key. A good cut and colour should be workable for every occasion without requiring hours of styling. I like adding block colour to create weight or then placing highlights enhance a skin tone. I find myself adapting the latest techniques to celebrate individuality….. it’s all about having the confidence to challenge yourself as a stylist whilst keeping in mind how the clients wants to look”

Lois Strand

Lois has been an integral part of the Katrina’s Hair Design team for the past 22 years. Needless to say Lois is highly skilled in all aspects of the hairdressing trade which is reflected through her popularity and the diversity of her large, devoted clientele.

Lois is an especially capable member of the team; she can turn her hand to cooking, photography, book keeping and brings an uplifting dynamic to the salon.

“I enjoy all facets of my work including cutting, perming and setting. Working Tuesdays and Wednesdays each week compliments my busy life as a wife and mother. It’s new and exciting times ahead for Katrina’s and it’s wonderful to be a part of it”.

Anita Jeude

Anita grew up on a farm near Dalby and has worked at Katrina’s Hair design for nearly 21 years! As a highly experienced stylist Anita excels in all aspects of hairdressing from formal hair styles, to perming to creative colouring. Anita is a perfectionist and one of the more organised and logical thinkers in the team.

Anita has a classic and traditional taste which is reflected in her timeless hair creations. “I love the variety in hairdressing and the beautiful friendships I have made along the way. Katrina’s Hair Design has always appealed to a broad range of people and I enjoy the diversity of people I meet through the job”

Annette Boundy

With a career that spans over several decades Annette has to be of the most experienced hairdressers in the industry.

Annette is an important part of Katrina’s Hair Design. Her fun loving energy means that whenever Annette is in the Salon it’s a happier place!

As a hands on grandmother Annette takes good care of her flourishing family when she is not looking after her clients.

Not only does she bring a glorious ray of sunshine to everyone’s day but she possesses a set of skills that are second to none.

Teleatha Jones

Teleatha is a passionate senior stylist who has enjoyed working in a multitude of salon environments during her career; including a cruise ship.

Tilly loves doing short textured ladies cuts, creamy blondes and bright fashion colours.

Her main passion for the hairdressing stems from the continual self improvement required by the industry. Education and attending the annual event “Hair Expo are two ways Teleatha meets this demand.

Within the last year Teleatha has attended a Guy Tang and a Sharon Blain tutorial.

Tilly believes there is no better feeling than the satisfaction of a client leaving the salon feeling a million dollars about themselves and knowing she’s helped. She therefore loves that special connection made with clients during those hours spend in the salon chair.

Emily Clark

After moving from Augathella Emily moved to Dalby in 2008, Emily joined the Katrinas team as a school based apprentice back in 2013. Since completeing her grade 12 studies in 2015, she then went on to become a full time apprentice

Emily has had a passion for hairdressing since she can remember  “ loves coming into work every day and making our clients look and feel wonderful….. I am lucky to work with an amazing and talented team who mentor me”

Despite only being one of the youngest member of the team, Emily exudes heaps of charisma with her infectious laugh and bubbly personality. “I love welcoming new clients to our salon and look forward to gaining more skills to pass onto my clients”.

Like all successful artists Emily has an active mind and find the variety of work plus the fast pace of the industry hugely satisfying.

Her favourite products to use are the Nutri- Thermique products from the Kerastase range. Her ‘hair idol’ would be Hayden Panettiere, with her immaculate long tresses and intricate tonal highlights.

Savannah Buckley

Savannah is a local Dalby girl and has been working at Katrina’s since July 2015. She is currently a student at Our Lady of the Southern Cross College Dalby and is a part time school based apprentice.

Savannah has a passion for all aspects of Hairdressing and loves learning new and exiting skills in the industry. She particularly loves blow drying and styling hair.

Savannah’s inviting and inspiring personality makes her a great asset to the Katrinas team. She loves greeting and welcoming new clients into the salon.

Despite being one of our youngest team members Savannah loves attending hair seminars and extending her skills in hairdressing knowledge.

Savannah’s will continue with her apprenticeship full time after she graduates school at the end of 2017

Samantha Henry
Stephanie Robinson

Stephanie is a senior stylist who joined our team back in September 2016. Stephanie has been working for the past 7 years as a hairdresser and is very passionate about the industry.

Stephanie has also completed her certificate 3 in Beauty, making her a specialist in event hair and makeup.

Stephanie really enjoys attending hairdressing seminars to keep her skills up to date. Her particular passion is for upstyling.

Stephanie’s outgoing and bubbly personality will make you feel welcome instantly at the salon.

Bonnie-Lee Jessen