Diane Cole Stevens, Owner of Cole Stevens Salon, is an internationally recognized Hair Stylist, Entrepreneur, Life Coach & Mentor, Educator and Philanthropist. She is the visionary behind Cole Stevens, an award-winning salon with two highly sought destinations in the Washington, DC metropolitan area and its’ Texture Manifesto Series-cut, colour and styling techniques on curly to coily hair. This has catapulted Diane and her Styling Team to a global platform as the innovators on texture and multicultural hair trends.
For over 13 years, Diane has partnered with WELLA, the Company, and represents Nioxin and Wella as a Top Artist. She has been featured in major publications such as the Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Pop Sugar, Delta Sky Magazine and Refinery 29 as a thinning hair expert and top colorist. Diane is also on the Board of Directors for Intercoiffure América/Canada.
In addition to her passion and skill for hair, Diane is the CEO and founder of the Cinderella Foundation. Founded in 2002, the organization helps, inspires and guides young women in underserved areas. Diane travels to Sierra Leone, West Africa, with a team of stylists and spiritual leaders to teach women cosmetology skills so they may seek employment or start their own businesses.
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