Our team consists of beautiful, driven women who make it their mission to put their best effort towards everything they do!

Meet our team below.

Ashley Edmisten - Founder

Ashley Edmisten is a mother, entreprenur and active member of the community. Ashley brought her vision for Covet Beauty to life in 2019 after envisioning a space for clients to come and feel not only welcome and embraced, but loved and celebrated. While creating a luxury boutique and spa Ashley wanted to push the boundaries of your traditonal salon providing the public a one-stop shop for all things beauty. Ashley has hand picked some of the best in the industry to provide some of the most in demand beauty services for the valley.

Hair Stylists

Bailey Oday

Bailey Bute O’Day graduated from Paul Mitchell The School in Salt Lake City back in 2010. She was the first of her school to graduate with honors in cutting, coloring and texture! Bailey has now been doing hair for over a decade but specializes in blonding and cuts. In addition to her expertise behind the chair, Bailey is a part of the Covet Beauty Bridal team specializing in hair services.

Lilli Loeffler

Lilli is a 5th generation Montanan, she has been married for over 15 years with 2 sweet children! Lilli is a well seasoned stylist and has been doing hair for 17+ years. She was an educator for KEVIN.MURPHY for 5 years, adding to her extensive background and knowledge in hair. Lilli specializes in color and cuts!

Saylor Schlauch

Saylor has lived in Montana her whole life, she studied at Creviers Academy of Cosmetolgy in Kalispell, Montana. Specializing in blonding and IBE extensions, Saylor is also a part of the Covet Beauty Bridal team providing hair services.

Analise Henjum

Analise grew up in Columbia Falls, Montana. She graduated cometology school in Portland, Oregon. Analise specializes in lived in color and blonding. She is also a part of the Covet Beauty Bridal team, offering hair and makeup services for brides and special events.

Sarah Benedict

Sarah earned a bachelors degree in Art History but shortly after decided to attend beauty school. Sarah graduated from The Metro Beauty Academy in Pennsylvania. She now specalizes in vivid and lived in/low maintenance color. Sarah is also a part of the Covet Beauty Bridal team offering hair services.

Kyla O'Neill

Kyla grew up in Arlee, Montana. She decided to pursue an education in cosmetology in Missoula. She specializes in hand-tied extensions and lived in color. She recently decided to make the move to Whitefish to futher her career and is now the newest addition to our team!

Halle Maddock

Halle graduated from Montana State University and shortly after, she attended the Academy of Cosmetology in Bozeman, Montana. She specializes in hand tied extensions and lived in color. Halle is also a part of the Covet Beauty Bridal team offering hair and makeup services.

Esthetician - Megan Robinson

Megan first found her passion to be an esthetician in Los Angeles. She returned to her hometown in Dallas, Texas to study at the Aveda Insitute.

Post graduation, she worked at one of Dallas's best waxing studios before deciding to return to Los Angeles. While back in LA, Megan worked with some of the top estheticians, gaining new insight and knowledge which furthered her love for the industry. She is now so excited to share her knowledge and expertise with Whitefish!

Nurse Practitioner - Lisa Szady

Lisa Szady is an ANCC, Board-Certified Nurse Practitioner. She received her Master's Degree in Science at the University of California, San Francisco. For twelve years, Lisa assisted in Plastic Surgical procedures, with a specialty focus in facial reconstruction; face & neck lifts, eyelid, eyebrow and nose enhancements.

Lisa pursued additional training to enhance her aesthetic acumen in advanced dermal fillers and Botox Cosmetic injections at the University of South Florida. She is a seasoned expert with over 25 years of medical, surgical and clinical experience.

Lisa now specializes in medical grade skin care and non-surgical procedures with extensive training in neurotoxins including BOTOX® Cosmetic and Dysport®, Dermal Fillers (Restylane®, Restylane Lyft®, JuvédermTM, Voluma®, Vobela®, Versa®),NovaThreads PDO Thread Lift, Intense Pulsed Light (IPL), PhotoFacialSM therapy, Thermage, Ultherapy, CO2 Fractional laser (Fraxel), In-Mode Sclerotherapy for Leg Veins and elite Medical-Grade Skin Care Products.

Lisa is passionate about educating patients thoroughly about their skin, in recommending personalized products and treatments, and building long-term professional relationships with those who seek her care. Her goal is to “provide natural results while consistently exceeding expectations at every level.”

Spray Tan + Teeth Whitening Specialist - Cari Schlauch

Cari is a mother of two and has been married to her husband, Brian for 22 years. Before joining us at Covet, Cari worked in the fitness industry for over 20 years as a personal trainer! She recently decided to make the switch into the beauty industry! Cari's mission with her services she provides is to help enhace peoples natural beauty leaving them feeling their best, most confident self.

Administration

Front of House Director

Ellie Foley

Ellie was born and raised in Whitefish, Montana. She graduated from Whitefish High School in 2019. Soon after graduating she realized her passion for interior decorating and is working on pursuing a career in it. Ellie's love for all things beauty is what makes working at Covet so rewarding. She loves to meet new people and getting to see clients leave the salon feeling confident and glowing!

Bridal Coordinator

Cecilia Marie

Cecilia was born and raised in Houston, Texas. She relocated to Montana in 2021 with her family in search of new adventures. With over a decade of experience in medical sales, Cecilia's knowledge of high end client support is exceptional. Though her career in the medical field has excelled substansially, her passion has always been centered around the beauty industry. Her unique personality and professional skill set blends perfectly when applied to event planning and wedding coordination.

Marketing + Branding Coordinator

Olivia Potthoff

Olivia grew up in Whitefish and recently graduated from Whitefish High School. She is currently a student at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas studying marketing and graphic design. Olivia's strengths in organization, adaptability and confidence help her rise above in the business world.