Meet our family of hair experts.
All carefully selected and mentored by directors; Laura Williams, Wayne Richardson and Paul Ganley; our team will guide you through your hair journey with passion, inspiration and encouragement.
Laura Williams – Salon Director
With decades of experience delivering award winning results around the globe, Laura is a favourite for clients wanting a big colour change or creative cut. She believes that client care is paramount and thrives from creating a beautiful hair experience from start to finish. When she’s not busy leading the White team, Laura is fast becoming a DIY queen, by renovating her first home in lovely Cambridge.
Wayne Richardson - Salon Director
The man who mastered long hair work and session styling on the global stage, brings his creative vision to the White team and translates this to wearable everyday styles for his clients. With his award-winning creations making regular features in fashion shows, TV work and branded advertisements throughout his career, he comes highly recommended by the best in the business.
Wayne predominantly works from our sister Salon, Ktizo, but is available at White Salon on alternate Friday and Saturdays.
Paul Ganley – Salon Director
A firm believer that a great hair cut starts with a good relationship with your hairdresser, Paul has spent his career developing effortless styles to suit the individual. As a go to for short hair work and textured free styling, Paul has created a fiercely loyal client list and you’ll soon see why. Always genuine about what can (or can’t) be achieved, Paul loves to help his clients update their look each season.
Paul predominantly works from our sister Salon, Ktizo, but is available at White Salon every Tuesday.
Emma Ganley - Master Stylist
With an easy-going nature, you’ll feel right at home with Emma. Spending her early career experiencing the creative side of fashion shows and editorials, she now keeps her creative edge sharp with mentoring and education sessions to a number of teams rising stars. Emma lives by the mantra ‘less is more’ and loves helping clients find their signature look that is sophisticated, classic and low maintenance to fit in with any lifestyle.
Emma predominantly works from our sister Salon, Ktizo, but is available at White Salon every Tuesday and one Saturday per month.
Hayley Sharp – Master Stylist
After over a decade working in big city salons, Hayley brings a wealth of creativity to the White team and is quietly loving the slower pace of life that Cambridge has to offer. Whether you are wanting a little trim or a big colour transformation, Hayley loves to make every client feel special. Maestro of the subtle change, she is great at tailoring and personalising colour techniques – perfect for those wanting to freshen up their look but aren’t quite sure how. Hayley shares her working days with her other very important job – being a mum to her beautiful daughter Isabella and son Mackenzie.
Leondra Bennett-Curl – Senior Stylist
A born hairdresser, Leondra has had a passion for hair care for as long as she remembers. Loving nothing more than seeing a beautiful transformation, Leondra is our impressive all-rounder, who enjoys taking clients through a full cut and colour service to deliver a stunning result. Her honesty and guidance will help you find your perfect look, whether that is bespoke balayage, face framing highlights or a long blunt bob. You might see Leondra and her husband around town in her down time, walking their two pooches.
Samantha Besford – Emerging Stylist
Bright and breezy and the ultimate conversationalist, you’ll be friends with Samantha in no time. Currently in the tail end of her hairdressing training, Samantha is loving colour work such as freehand lightening techniques and is the go-to girl for hair-ups and finishing styles. Hailing from Scotland, Samantha is a big fan of the outdoors and spends her time away from the salon exploring the New Zealand countryside with her daughter.
Kylee Richardson - Salon Co-Ordinator
With decades of experience in the hairdressing world, Kylee keeps White running like a well-oiled machine. Always a friendly face and warm smile, she is here to help with all your salon queries and will look after you every step of the way. With three beautiful daughters and a son on the way, Kylee enjoys a life of ‘organised chaos’ when she’s away from the salon.