Deanna Heder is an accomplished Hair Stylist and colorist located at Salon Avant Garde in South Fort Myers, a responsibility that allows her to be one of the premier hair stylists and colorists in Southwest Florida. In 1988, Deanna began her training in hair design on the East Coast of Florida. She trained with schools like Vidal Sassoon, Romar’s Beauty School, and other continuing education courses by top stylists from all over the world. Inspired by her love of color and hair design, she went on to train at several high-end salons in the Palm Beach area. In 2003 Deanna made the move with her husband to the Southwest Florida area where she trained at Sunstate Academy of Hair Design. She went on to work for Joseph-Thomas Salon and James-Scott Salon before starting her own business at the current location in 2013. It was at this location that she truly established herself and her talent behind the chair earned her a fiercely loyal clientele, most of whom she continues to see to this day. SIGNATURE STYLE Classic looks with a modern twist DESCRIBE YOUR ROLE IN ONE SENTENCE I love what I do! WHAT INSPIRES YOU People who are bold and never afraid to try something new WHAT YOU LOVE ABOUT YOUR ROLE During my over 30 years working with hair, I’ve been lucky enough to work with top stylists and to be able to create some of the most amazing color techniques on wonderful clients. TOP TIP Be brave and be Bold. Watching and learning about key developments and trends in the industry is a priority if you want to stay ahead of the curve.