At Reecia’s, we strive to deliver a genuine, quality experience. We believe in cultivating wellness in a creative, friendly atmosphere. We hold ourselves to the highest standards in training to ensure our guests have a memorable, consistent service.
REECIA MAXWELL, Owner / Master Stylist
KALI RADEL, Senior Stylist, Nail Technician, Bridal Specialist, Hair Color Educator
Kali is a Kalispell, MT native. She graduated from The Academy of Cosmetology in Bozeman January 2011. Pursuing Aveda’s mission to care for the world we live in, Kali began her career at Reecia’s as an apprentice in the training program. A very motivated and determined individual, Kali has a positive attitude and a very giving personality. Kali’s natural talent compliments her pursuit of continuing education.
“In this career I get the opportunity to make peoples’ day with a very personable service. That itself is what I look forward to everyday.”
CHELCIE HOPPER, Esthetician, Microblading, Lash specialist
– Creviers Academy 2012
– NovaLash 2012
– Lavish Lashes 2013
– Aveda Skin Care Course 2014?
– Borboleta Lashes 2017
– Aveda Bridal Makeup Course 2017?
– Mayofacial Release Facial Massage 2018
– IMPACT Melanoma Training 2019
– PHI Brows Microblading Training 2019
– Bloodborne Pathogens 2019, 2020
– First Aid 2019–
NIKKI WALLAR, Senior Stylist, Barber
NIKKI BASCOM, Senior Stylist, Nail Technician, Makeup Artist, Bridal Specialist
Born and raised in New Hampshire, Nikki graduated from the Portsmouth Beauty School of Cosmetology in 2007. She then worked at a Salon in Portsmouth, NH for a year. In 2009 Nikki moved to Missoula and attended the University of Montana graduating with a B.S in Business Management. Upon graduation, she worked several years in hospitality. Nikki started working at Reecia’s March of 2016 where she went through a 12-week Aveda training program and assisted Reecia for 6 months. Since becoming a part of Reecia’s Team, Nikki continues to further her education by taking frequent color, cutting and technique classes.
JANICE LAMPARELLI, Lead Nail Technician
Since 1997, Janice has been providing beautiful, classic nail looks to Whitefish clientele. Her genuine personality and down to earth style makes it easy for Janice to develop the perfect look. Involving clients in the process helps their personal style and taste shine through, finishing with a polished look that’s both individual and impressive.
“I am a perfectionist and a great listener too!”
Emary Lee is a local graduate from Pela Beauty Academy in Kalispell. After graduating in 2014 Emary moved to Tampa Florida where she was a stylist at one of highest rated Kevin Murphy salons in Tampa Bay. There she was involved with published photoshoots, large runway shows and many other exciting and challenging events including a Norma Kamali fashion show.
In early 2020 Emary moved back to Montana and joined our team where she is excited to be involved in Aveda and experience the continued education offered here at Reecia’s.
Emary specializes in balayage and short women’s cuts but enjoys anything challenging! Emary is our wedding coordinator here at Reecia’s as she loves all things weddings and working with brides to help make sure their day runs as smoothly as possible!
Born and raised in Arkansas, Maria obtained her B.S. in Organizational Leadership at the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith in 2016. Upon graduation, Maria moved to North Carolina working in various sales roles and as a nanny. Following her love for creativity, she enrolled in the Cosmetology program and received her Cosmetology Certification from Wake Technical Community College in Raleigh, North Carolina in 2020. Maria’s heart for adventure and skiing brought her here to Montana and has been a part of our team since August of 2020 where she went through a 12-week Aveda training program and assisted master stylist, Reecia. Maria continues to further her education in balayage, fashion color concepts, and technical cutting classes.
“My joy in this industry is learning new techniques and giving others a confidence boost by creating a look that compliments their natural beauty.”
Diana is the friendly face at the front desk. She loves to find ways to make your day special! She is happy to answer your questions about Aveda products and services, schedule your appointments, help you choose the perfect shade of lip gloss and make your visits seamless and spectacular.
Diana is Arizona born, Montana raised, mother of 3 amazing kids, one dog, and lover of all things relating to gardening, reading, and ancient history. Make her day and tell her a good joke on your way out!
” Seeing our guests walk away with a beautiful new look and boost of confidence is one of my favorite parts of my job! “
“You have brains in your head, you have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any way you choose” -Dr Suess