Beth Nemo

Junior Hair Stylist

Beth loves working at both Brush Strokes Salon and its sister company Spa Noa. She grew up in a military family in Southern Maryland. A 2016 graduate of Graham Webb Cosmetology, Beth is passionate in continuing her study of hair styling and color. She is also certified in all six types of Cinderella Hair Extensions. When she is not making people beautiful, she enjoys going to the beach and hiking with her husband.

Melodie Jackson

Senior Hair Stylist

Melodie is a graduate of the Aveda Institute in Washington, D.C. and is licensed in DC and VA. Her talent is diverse in different hair techniques and styling of all hair textures and types, especially natural hair. She has a specialty in braids and twists. Melodie makes it a point to create the best look for each person based on her understanding of their personality and lifestyle.

Mary E. Taylor


Brush Strokes owner Mary is a Certified Colorist, with continuing education at Eufora Strategic Solutions Academy, Kadus Boot Camp for Advanced Highlighting Techniques, and the Jane Iredale Boot Camp for Make-Up Artistry.

She is a member of the Herndon-Dulles Chamber of Commerce, the Women’s Networking Association of Northern Virginia, and the National Association of Professional & Executive Women, and a Board Member of the Tigerlily Foundation.