Our Team

Meet our team of lovelies



Cora and Rachel have been at the helm of The Factory since the beginning, shaping the business into what it is today. They are beyond excited to have some new members on the team! Check out everyones profiles below.


Rachel Stange

 Co-owner/Creator of The Factory and long time partner with Cora, Rachel is truly passionate about giving her clients a space they can feel at home in.

Her 14 years of experience cover all facets from wedding to editorial, session styling to everyday. She's a dedicated Kevin Murphy educator with a penchant for social awareness. 


Cora Johnson

Cora is a passionate stylist with over 14 years of experience. She is the dedicated work-wife of Rachel and a Co-owner/Creator of The Factory.

Industry obsessed, she is committed to staying educated on current trends and techniques and holds a Master Certificate in color.

She is a fierce momma bear who encompasses strong eco-friendly values at the salon and at home with her family.

Melissa Skjerdal

 Melissa's passion thrives from being able to make people feel as beautiful on the outside as they do on the inside, while making connections and strong relationships with her clientele.

Mel loves all aspects of her career, from balayage to fashion forward haircuts, this well rounded artist can do it all.

She loves to pursue new education and is Hot Head certified and has aspirations to complete a Master Colourist Program.

Mel takes pride in her work with wedding parties. She is a talented bridal stylist, as well as a self-taught make-up artist.  


Paige Gelowitz

Paige has a huge passion for education and personal growth. 

Anyone that knows Paige loves her fresh, reenergizing and intuitive personality.

This little go-getter may be small in size but has big aspirations. Working behind the chair, on movie sets or even backstage at New York fashion week, she grabs every opportunity to gain inspiration and give her clients the best of the best.




AMy Rees

Amy has been doing hair for 8 years and is very passionate. She loves hand painted and natural colours and also enjoys short, textured cuts.

When she is not behind the chair, you can find her leading spin classes at Ryde YXE. She is also in her second year of being the chair for the Saskatoon Pride Festival! Being able to help her community in a positive way just fuels this big heart of hers.

Long story short, she is an empathetic that feels the most feels. She wants to connect…She wants you to trust her…You’re not just a client, you are her people. Her heart and soul!


Jolene Stukator

Jolene is a registered massage therapist. She specializes in aroma therapy and myofascial cupping.

Jolene enjoys doing prenatal massages, deep tissue, treating specific conditions or alignments such as: jaw-pain, migraines, endometriosis, digestion issues and posture correction.

She believes in creating a safe peaceful environment where you leave with a smile on your face and new knowledge on how to improve your daily life.  


Brianne Blatz

Brianne is a registered massage therapist from Saskatoon who specializes in therapeutic treatments and cupping therapies.

She enjoys all aspects of massage, especially prenatal, deep tissue, myofascial release and trigger point therapy.

Her calm demeanour will make you feel comfortable and relaxed from the beginning to end of your visit.