Every stylist at Bobby Cooper Salon has had innovative training though the BCS Advanced Education Program. We have traveled the country to learn from some of the most paramount names in the Industry such as: Gina Kahn, Oribe, Sassoon, Vivienne Mackinder, Scott Cole and Ramona Eschback to name a few. We’ve attended the Intercoiffure Symposiums that comprise only the top 1% of salons in the world. We’ve also styled the tresses for some of the top designers at New York Fashion Week. With our edge and passion it really elevates our expertise and allows stylists to bring something truly unique to Indianapolis.
Bobby Cooper is known for his restless energy, elegance of his process and his precise attention to detail. He keeps his clientele in a place where this is their most coveted appointment of the month.
He is the founder of Bobby Cooper Salon. What was a dream as a young child is now realized. He is a master of the Art of Hair.
He has had had the pleasure of styling for the runway at New York Fashion Week for designers such as Rodarte, 3.1 Philip Lim, Theyskens Theory and . He has also had extensive training with renowned editorial and celebrity stylist Oribe, famed New York and Paris runway stylist Ramona Eschback, Logics International Color Spokesperson and Master Colorist Gina Kahn, Vivienne Mackinder, Toni and Guy Institute and Luigi Mureno. He has worked with some of the nation’s top photographers such as Nigel Barker (America’s Next Top Model), Hether Miles and Pamela Mougin to name a few. He is highly trained in everything from cut, colour, highlights, Great Lengths hair extensions, makeup application, runway and editorials.
Sought after to become a member of Intercoiffure, an international organization comprising only the top 1% of salon’s in the world, he joined and has brought his salon and staff to an even more precise world of hairdressing.
With an ever-growing celebrity clientele, helping Indiana crown their first-ever Miss America, Katie Stam, to styling at New York Fashion Week, hair is his artistic expression and creative outlet. He sets a very high standard and teaches his staff by way of example. His vision of the salon experience has captured enough attention to fill his book and a long waiting list. Word on the street is that he is continually well worth the wait!
Sarah Cooper is the Co-Founder and Vice President of Bobby Cooper Salon. With a communications degree and a successful background in advertising and marketing, she brought extensive knowledge with her to the planning and business side of the salon.
Sarah is a firm believer in community involvement and continuing education. She helps implement that for herself and her staff on an ongoing basis. She possesses a naturally positive and optimistic attitude and tries to be a leader by way of example to her staff. She also works hard to seek other positive individuals that share that same passion in hopes they too can add to the relaxed and inspiring atmosphere she helped develop.
After graduating cosmetology school in 2009, Ciera began her journey in the hair industry. She started by working as a stylist in salons throughout Northern Indiana when she decided she needed a change of pace and relocated to Indianapolis and joined the Bobby Cooper Salon team!
Ciera apprenticed under Bobby Cooper in hopes to become a stylist. Along the way she realized her passion was more on the business side and began assisting Sarah Cooper with a focus on salon management. Ciera now does it all from coordinating the salons monthly education to guiding the assistants through their apprenticeships.
If you are interested in applying for an apprentice position please send resume to CieraBCS@gmail.com
After graduating from cosmetology school in 2001, Lauren immediately began her career at Mitchells Salon & Day Spa – a salon focused on advanced education. In 2007, in the midst of a thriving career, Lauren decided to join the Bobby Cooper team in launching Bobby Cooper Salon.
In addition to her runway and editorial experience, Lauren has had the opportunity to gain education through Logics, Oribe, Vidal Sassoon, and Intercoiffure to name a few. Lauren has also taken hands-on classes with Oribe, Bennie Pollard, Vivienne MacKinder, Luigi Moreno, Gina Khan, and many more.
Lauren’s specialties include thorough and detailed consultations to discover precisely what your needs are; adding dimension to and enhancing natural color; exquisite long-layered haircuts; modern men’s haircuts; and stunning blowouts and elegant updos.
Corey has been doing hair since January 2006. He left a prominent career in the insurance industry to follow his dream of becoming a hair stylist. While in cosmetology school, he earned awards for haircutting, coloring and barbering. He finished at the top of his class and is trained in advanced Sassoon Academy and Sam Brocato cutting techniques.
He studied under Bobby Cooper for six months to further his education while also continuing his education with Vivienne Makinder, Luigi Mureno and Intercoiffure renowned colorist Gina Kahn. He uses humor to make guests feel at ease while they are visiting with him, which allows him to create special bonds with his clients.
David graduated at the top of his cosmetology class, then immediately joined the Bobby Cooper Salon team. Here he had the distinct privilege to train under Bobby for over a year. This further developed David’s perfectionist approach to Logics color and precision haircutting.
David’s passion for people and learning offers him the continued opportunity for growth, both personally and professionally. This passion for learning has earned David a personal invitation to the Oribe Atelier in Miami as well as to train with the nation’s top professionals at the Intercoiffure Symposium. It has also earned him certification at the Sassoon Academy in Chicago.
Whether you need a fresh, new, contemporary style, desire a ‘Wow’ look for that special occasion, or simply want something easy to maintain, David would love to help you achieve the look that best suits your needs.
Gracie’s desire to bring out the best in people has brought her into many areas of the fashion industry. Beginning at the age of 17, Gracie was the youngest associate to work at a high end clothing boutique. With a flair for putting together that “perfect outfit”, Gracie’s passion grew beyond the boutique and in to modeling through Helen Wells Agency. From the runways at Saks Fifth Avenue, to pages in a magazine, Gracie now brings these experiences into the salon.
Gracie excelled quickly at the Aveda Frederic’s Institute and received accreditation from the North American Hairstyling Awards and was also the recipient of the “Brilliance Award” from AFI.
She was honored to continue her education through the apprentice program at Bobby Cooper Salon, learning from Bobby Cooper himself, as well as Bryan Bisson. From her experiences she looks forward to bringing out the best of each and every client in her chair.
Brittany strives for customer satisfaction. She goes above and beyond to ensure her guests have the best experience and to accommodate her clients’ schedules. Her charismatic personality puts her clients at ease.
At age 11, Brittany learned of her passion for the beauty industry as she styled and did make-up for her cheerleading team. Today, Brittany is living her dream as a hair stylist in one of Indiana’s premier salons, Bobby Cooper Salon. Brittany began her styling career in 2010. After graduating from Kaye’s Beauty College at the top of her class, she trained directly with Bobby Cooper for one year while she developed her own client list.
Brittany remains professional by attending weekly training classes and she frequently travels across the country to learn the latest industry trends. She is experienced in women’s long and short haircuts, color corrections, highlighting techniques and Hair Dream Extensions. Brittany’s style experience is great, but her charm, personality and cheerfulness are what make her one of the most sought after young stylists in Indianapolis.
A love for fashion and desire to help others has motivated Abby in her career decisions. She began as a fashion major at Ball State University and noticed her love for cosmetology growing as she started watching runway shows. It seemed like all she could think about was the profile of the models and not just what they were wearing. Shortly after realizing her real passion, Abby left Ball state University to attend Aveda Fredric’s Institute where she learned advanced cuts and coloring techniques.
It is very important to Abby that “Everyone has the opportunity to feel confident and beautiful” she thoroughly enjoys being able to give people that opportunity in the industry. Shortly after graduating from Aveda Fredric’s Institute Abby joined the Bobby Cooper Salon team as an apprentice where she has since continued her excelling through her apprenticeship and is eager to begin building her career here at Bobby Cooper Salon!
Hannah graduated from Aveda in 2016 and has been working at Bobby Cooper Salon since graduation. Hannah’s motto is healthy, happy hair. She brings creativity and balances new techniques and style with a natural aesthetic. Hannah provides our full list of services and is especially talented at new color techniques and hand tied hair extensions.
She has extensive experience and truly enjoys doing on-site work. she has done weddings, photo shoots with IndyCar and FitnessGirls Magazine, and a fashion show with Anthropologie.
Hannah enjoys providing services for partners and families. She adores traveling and uses travel as a source of inspiration for her life and work. P.s. ask her about her cat smokey for some sincere laughs!!
check out the aesthetic of her page and some of her work on Instagram : @hannahcbcs
From a young age, Becca always knew she wanted to do hair. She balanced high school and cosmetology school so she could start in the salon at the age of 16! With continuous education, she’s able to expand her knowledge, keep up on the latest trends, and grow her passion for hair and people. She has also spent time training specifically for curly-haired clients. She strives to give clients their dream hair and also educate them so they can achieve the same look at home. Becca loves to be able to make people look and feel like the best version of themselves. She can’t wait to see you in her chair!
Cecily is as passionate about her craft as she is easy going and able to get along with! She loves everything blonding, from highlights to baby lights to balayage. Cecily specializes in Brazilian blowouts and is certified in Great Length extensions, as well as Hot Head and Halo extensions. Whatever you hair goals, Cecily has your best interest at heart. She still loves doing hair as much today, as she did the first time she stood behind a chair.
Meet Anna! She’s recently made her way back to Indiana after spending a number of years in Colorado, and she couldn’t be happier to be at Bobby Cooper Salon! Anna has been lucky enough to work at both London and New York Fashion Week. She has also spent time assisting prominent stylists such as Nick Arrojo of “What Not to Wear”. She continues to use that knowledge on her clients to make them feel beautiful. While she loves doing hair of all kinds, she can’t get enough of blondes! Come on in and let her work her magic on you!
Liz has been doing hair now since 2014, originating at the the Aveda Douglas J institute, in The heart of Chicago. Originally from Cincinnati, living in Chicago inspired Liz to do hair, as she aspired to seek out since a young age. After graduating from Aveda, Liz dove straight into an apprenticeship with Vidal Sassoon Chicago, where she blossomed into a stylist & continued to grow for the next two years. Liz specializes in balayage, natural highlights, gray coverage and fun haircuts! Long story short, she looks forward to seeing you in her chair at Bobby Cooper Salon! Xoxo.