“A thankful heart is not only the greatest virtue, but the parent of all the other virtues.” – Cicero

Amber’s would like to give thanks to all the students, staff, clients, family members, and friends for their hard work, incredible effort, and endless support. We love you all!

In the same spirit, we asked students and staff to share what they are thankful for this year.

Missy Jones, student – “I’m thankful for my parents being supportive of what I want to do – become a cosmetologist!” 

Bailey Ellison, student – “For my grandparents, because I can always count on them.”

Lindsay Moser, student – “I’m thankful for my baby boy Madden!”

Kayla Fettig, student – “For my husband, my son, and my cat.”

Rachel Szweda, student – “For my mom, my boyfriend, and his family.”

Devyn Simpson, student – “I’m thankful for my gigantic, loving, supportive family. I’m also thankful for second chances – I wouldn’t be at Amber’s without them!”

Shannon Stevenson, student – “I’m thankful for my family and how much love we have shown each other recently.” 

Sara Criswell, Director of Education – “For my family and friends, for my job…I’ve got a whole list!”   

Cheryl Rittenhouse, student – “I’m thankful to be able to go to Amber’s at my age – after having a career for so long. I’m thankful to finally be able to follow my dream.”

Alyson Robbins, student – “I’m thankful for my family and my “hair family” at Amber’s. Also that I’ll be graduating high school in 25 days!”

Justine May, student – “I’m thankful for all the opportunities I’ve been given in my life.”

Jonet Kundenreich, Receptionist -“For my family and my health.” 

Ashley Grimes, student – “I’m thankful for my two beautiful, healthy daughters.”

Kimberly Holmes, Director of Admissions – “I’m thankful for new experiences, I’m thankful to be loved by so many wonderful people, and I’m thankful for strong coffee!”

Kristie Bailey, student – “I’m thankful for my sister, Ashley, and all of my friends at Amber’s.”

Rachael Hehe, student – “I’m thankful for my family and friends, especially the friends I’ve made here.”


Wishing you a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday!