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Master Stylist Shirley Eady (digital resume)

See the source imageMeet Shirley Eady

Cellular: (904) 444-1215

Email: shirleytalktv@gmail.com


Experienced, master hair stylist who is also a tenacious, licensed cosmetology educator with more than 25-years of hands-on salon and classroom presence. Expertise in spa services, bridal make-up specialist, and all salon management tasks. Excellent communicator, both written and verbal, and an adjunct professor reputable for being dedicated to delivering high quality service to every student. Customer service oriented with strong clientele-base and a creative colorist & make-up artist who has accumulated 18-years in the latter industry. Interfaces well with students,faculty and all populations regardless of ethnicity/religion


  • Microdermabrasion
  • Anti-aging
  • Glycolic peels

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Consistent with Shirley’s Eady’s enterprising approach to life, the hair savvy entrepreneur plans to open her own hair styling academy in Orange Park, Fl in 2018.











Florida State College at Jacksonville                 2008      Classroom Management; certificate.

Milady’s Master Educator                                 1998      Course completion; certificate.

Stewart Smith Instructor Training Program      1998      Business & Management; advanced cosmetic chemistry.

Normandy Beauty College,                              1995      Formal cosmetology training; graduate.



License # CL020311  Expiration: October 31, 2019

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  • Stewart Smith Academic Achievement Award
  • Cited as a promotional leader for planning events and target marketing.
  • Aesthetics team Leader who averaged 10% in retail sales.


Shirley Eady is an independent contractor commissioned by the NFL Jacksonville Jaguars team for hair styling and make-up services.

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For 15 years, Shirley served as host a cable access television show entitled, “Talk of the Town with Shirley Eady,” which aired in Jacksonville, Fl on Comcast 99. The format included one-on-one interview with community leaders, business professionals, faith-based community, politicians, music industry professionals including bands and rappers and more.

She additionally hosted a radio program: “Lets talk with Shirley Eady” which aired on WJLN 88.7 out of White Springs, Florida.

Shirley serves as an on-call to hair stylist and make-up artist for the beauty pageant industry, both local and nationally.


Sole Proprietor    January 2000 to 2015 – Jacksonville, Florida

During intervals of Shirley’s cosmetology career, she self-owned four, upscale salons with responsibility for all daily operations. Salons were located in varied areas of town to maximize availability and access to diverse populations. They are

  1. All for the Beautiful You                                                             
  2.  Less is More Salon & Boutique                                               
  3. Divine-n-Exclusive Salon                                               
  4. Angelica Hair & Nails Salon & Spa

As sole proprietor, duties were transferable, yet consistent with standard salonmanagement.They included:

    • Employment of staff
    • Both rental
    • Inventory
    • Marketing and promotional events
    • Monthly meetings
    • Photo shoots including styling and make-up services.
    • Payroll and additional administrative tasks.














June 1998 to December 2018  Jacksonville & Orange Park, Fl

     Tony & Guy Hair Styling Academy (Director of Education)     

     Shear Finesse Hair styling Academy, Jacksonville, Florida

     Orange Park Beauty Academy

     Florida State Community College  (Adjunct Professor)

     American Academy Beauty School

Prepared syllabus for the students; developed weekly training plans; utilized mannequins to demonstrate multiple applications including haircuts, coloring, and relaxers for evaluation.

Taught all levels of the curriculum and supervised the clinical floor including student enrollment; writing lesson plans; progress reports, manage cash drawer, inventory, progress reports and service sheets filed.

Implemented Level 1 Training to include: 300 hours of in-seat training; lectured on the theory and application of the cosmetology industry and practical application.

Delivered instruction in skin care and daily cosmetology duties to include: lecturing in the smart classroom; administering tests; providing demonstrations for practical evaluations and services student will perform on the clinic floor.

Worked closely with students to produce on-the-job readiness by administering tests & exams.

Ensured successful passing on the State Board of Cosmetology.

Enforced safety procedures in accordance with facility policies and government regulations.

Manned front desk management and monitored Student performances.

Assisted students in analyzing customers’ hair condition and recommended appropriate products and hair care methods.

Maintained a flexible schedule to accommodate student’s outside endeavors. Provided accurate product and merchandise information to customers.

Managed administrative documents for the school including all aspects of inventory: monitoring and tracking salon products, contracts and deliveries.

Greeted guests and assisted them in selecting salon services advised guests on special events and product promotions; responded to inquiries in a friendly and professional manner; directed escalated situations to management.

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