Spa 801 Salon & Spa

OUR TEAM

Debi Davis

Owner & Hair Stylist

Debi has been "playing" with hair since she was little, and she's been a career stylist for the majority of her life, with over four decades in the industry as a stylist and spa owner. Debi has always had a knack for fashion and hair styling. "I love transforming hair to bring out each person's best look. My favorite client is someone who enjoys spending time with me and trusts me. I enjoy the interaction with people and the fun salon and spa environment."

Geneva Johnson

Owner & Hair Stylist

Geneva worked behind the chair at Spa 801 for seven years before becoming a co-owner of the business in 2017. She loves building connections with her guests and meeting all types of people in the process! As a Deva Curl and Easihair Pro certified stylist, Geneva loves curly cuts and hair extensions, as well as stunningl color transformations.

Morgan Darring

Hair Stylist

Morgan started her career with Spa 801 as a salon assistant before growing into the busy professional she is today! On her specialties: "I love doing cuts, colors, and most of all, adding fullness and thickness through tape-in extensions. I love working on updos and braids, and I love to meet new people!"

Misty Roberson

Hair Stylist

Misty, a Florida native originally from Jacksonville, has worked as a stylist for over 15 years. While she loves hair services of all kinds, she especially enjoys bobs and balayage. When she's not in the salon, you can find her outdoors, enjoying the sunshine and nature.

Joey Kelley

Hair Stylist

Joey is a Florida native and one of the newest stylists at Spa 801, specializing in blondes, balayage, and razor cuts. She has loved doing hair since she was 6 years old, enlisting her family as test models! Outside of work, she loves spending time with her dogs, Jaxx the husky and Murdoch the English bulldog mix.

Savannah Leibin

Hair Stylist

"I love pampering my clients and bringing out their natural beauty through gorgeous healthy hair." When Savannah's not behind the chair, she loves cooking, crafting, playing with her rabbit, and enjoying the sunny outdoors.

Richel Sadler

Hair Stylist

Richel is a true team player at Spa 801, having worked at our front desk, as an assistant, and now as a stylist, where she loves playing with color. "My goal is to make others feel beautiful—seeing their face light up at the end of a service makes my day!"

Bert Roberts

Hair Stylist

Bert knew he wanted to be a hairstylist since he was just 8 years old. Now he's been in the industry for three decades, specializing in cutting and coloring. Before coming to Spa 801, Bert spent 12 years at the renowned Van Michael Salon in Atlanta. "My favorite part of being a stylist is all the amazing people you get to meet and have relationships with. I love making people feel beautiful and putting a big smile on their face!"

Billy Wheeler

Hair Stylist

Billy has been transforming hair since 1982, working behind the chair both as a stylist and educator. He does it all, from classic fades and updos to spiral perms, Easihair Pro hair extensions, and even brow sculpting!

Sherri Proos

Hair Stylist

As one of the original Spa 801 team members, Sherri worked alongside the business' founder, Jim Bockover, for more than 40 years. Sherri's professionalism and charisma has resonated with her many longtime clients. With a smile on her face and a guest in her chair, Sherri is always doing what she loves!

Robin Atkinson

Salon Assistant

Robin's personality is just as bubbly as her shampoos! After spending 13 years as a barber in Charlotte, North Carolina, Robin moved to Florida and joined the team at Spa 801. "To be back in the salon is a dream! I love each and every one of our clients!" She specializes in making our clients feel relaxed and pampered during their visit, all while helping to keep things running behind the scenes.

Angela Minutolo

Salon Assistant

Angela is a graduate of Pinellas Technical College, where she received her Cosmetology license. She plans on specializing in color and cutting, as she loves the chemistry and physics behind formulating and precision cutting. When she was 8 years old, she cut the hair off of her favorite Barbie doll and cried when it didn't grow back! It was at that moment she knew that she would be a hair stylist when she grew up.

Eugene Mischenko

Massage Therapist

Originally from Moscow, Eugene trained in and practiced a variety of massage techniques in Russia, including shiatsu and Yumeiho. He specializes in therapeutic massage, including deep tissue massage, which is great for athletes and other active individuals. Eugene's longtime clients fondly refer to his technique as a "Russian power massage!"

Katie Rocchetti

Esthetician

Katie relocated to Florida from from West Virginia to attend the American Institute of Beauty. "I developed a passion for skincare and knew what career path I wanted to pursue at a very early age." Katie is experienced in microdermabrasion, microneedling, dermaplaning, chemical peels, and lash extensions, and she is an expert at all forms of face and body waxing!

Riley Cullen

Esthetician & Nail Technician

Born and raised in Florida, Riley is a graduate of Sunstate Academy's Full Specialty program, giving her the unique ability to work as both an esthetician and a nail technician. She specializes in nail art and loves when her guests bring her new ideas for their nail art designs!

Chrissy McCay

Nail Technician

Chrissy has been a nail tech for over 20 years and at Spa 801 for more than 10. Raised by a mother who owned a salon, Chrissy was born to work in this industry! She loves doing all nail-related services, especially acrylic nails.

Laura Maidenberg

Nail Technician

Laura is a nail tech veteran, with nearly four decades in the nail salon industry! She always wanted to work in the beauty industry and loves what she does. Laura's specialty is her amazing spa pedicure that will make you melt in your chair!

Bobbie Wood

Nail Technician

Specializing in natural nail services, Bobbie has been in the industry for more than 30 years. She takes special care of her guests during manicures and relaxing pedicures. Bobbie always goes the extra mile to ensure quality and a wonderful guest experience!

Wayne Taylor

Nail Technician

Wayne is an experienced nail technician, with nearly four decades in the business! His favorite services include natural nail manicures and relaxing spa pedicures.

Kristina Hernandez

Front Desk Team

Kristina's longtime love of the spa and salon industry brought her to Spa 801, where she enjoys building relationships with our guests as the head of our front desk team. She's a major corgi lover, and she even moonlights as a squirrel rehabilitator!

Diana Michelson

Front Desk Team

Diana, our newest front desk team member, loves talking to new people and building relationships with our guests. She’s always admired the salon and spa industry because “when you look good, you feel good, and everyone deserves to feel happy!” She’s bilingual (English and Spanish) and is currently learning French in her quest to become a polyglot.

Angel Minns

Front Desk Team and Salon Assistant

Angel is a Florida native and soon-to-be graduate of Aveda Tampa Bay. She worked in IT for four years before discovering her true passions: hair, makeup, and nails! Outside of the salon she's a "huge nerd" and is heavily into video games, painting, and her cat, Calcifur. "My mission as a cosmetologist is to create lifetime bonds with my clients. I want to make everyone feel beautiful on the inside and out."

Terry Porter

Owner

As Debi Davis’ partner in crime for more than thirty years, Terry is the life force behind her dreams of owning and operating her second salon. Terry is Mr. Fix-it and the business mind behind the creatives at Spa 801.

Justin Grant

Owner

Justin's entry into the spa and salon business came by way of his wife and fellow business partner, Geneva. He mostly works behind he scenes, crunching numbers, paying bills, and troubleshooting uncooperative computer peripherals.