WHO WE ARE – WE ARE THE SALON & SPA ASSOCIATION.

We are committed to supporting the professional beauty industry. Stylists. Barbers. Students. Estheticians. Nail Technicians. Educators. Distributors. and Manufacturers How do we help? Education. Advocacy. Networking. Business Solutions. Licensing Requirements. And so much more! Based in Minnesota, we serve the entire upper Midwest region.

Founded in 1924 - almost a century ago - SSPA is here to stay! We welcome you to join us and work together to make the journey in our respective professional industries beautiful and successful. We are non-profit and here to serve you, the beauty professional!

OUR MISSION. OUR COMMITMENT. OUR INDUSTRY.

Our mission – connect with you, the beauty professional and become your resource for education, advocacy, and networking.

Our vision – a trusted relationship that inspires our mutual success.

Our values – continued innovation, strive for excellence, safe salon practices, high standards of ethics and integrity, promotion of diversity in all that we do.

ASSOCIATION LEADERSHIP

BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Angi Cook
Chair
Katherine Martin
Vice-chair
Jacqi Beck
Secretary/Treasurer

Karrie Hansen
Director

Paulette Legred
Director
 
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ASSOCIATION STAFF

Susan Brinkhaus, CAE
Executive Director
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Cora Barr
Administrative Coordinator
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Judy Garcia, CIDESCO Diplomate
Education Coordinator
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