Our dedicated team represents the best hair stylists in Durham and the Triangle region of North Carolina. Together, our stylists have decades of experience and training behind them. At Povera, we take the time to get to know our clients and their special needs. The result is a salon experience like no other. Look your best and love your look with Povera.
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Patrick Hawker has worked in the beauty industry for the last 12 years. He has worked over the last six years as a Goldwell technical associate. Patrick loves education, and loves sharing with others the technologies and benefits of Goldwell! He has learned through the master colorist experience that it is all about the guest’s journey, and given the opportunity he would like to journey with you through the world of color. Patrick is the owner of Salon Povera, his first salon in the Durham, North Carolina, area.
Angus has many decades in the art of hairstyling, color and makeup. Born in Glasgow, Scotland, Angus completed his training at Sassoon Academy London and the Rusk Academy. He worked at several renowned British salons then joined the Sitmar World Cruise Lines as lead stylist for their Europe, Australia, and South African passenger services. With a well-honed skill set in cutting, coloring, and styling Angus’ expertise spans current fashion trends, Hollywood glamour, urban chic, business appropriate and bridal styling. His client-centered work style helps him understand the persona of his clients to deliver an individualized, easy approach to styling.
Pam began her career in Old Town Alexandria outside of Washington, D.C as a receptionist at a salon while in college and quickly fell in love with the positive and creative atmosphere. Following cosmetology school Pam focused on advanced training, primarily in color, and is a certified Goldwell master colorist. Joining the Goldwell education team in 2007 she has worked on expanding her knowledge in cutting, coloring and finishing. Pam really enjoys providing all aspects of color and is exceptional at corrective color. After managing and owning salons in Tennessee and New Bern, North Carolina, for 15 years Pam decided to move to the Durham area and shares her passion for design with all who she meets.
Brittany is a Durham native who began her career at the Aveda Institute of Chapel Hill. She loves doing color and highlights and other specialty techniques such as balyage and Hollywood highlights. Brittany finds great joy in corrective cuts / color and transforming your look. She is certified to do keratin treatments and received extensive training at the Bumble and Bumble Institute in New York. Along with haircoloring, she shows her creativity by designing the perfect updo / style and makeup for weddings and events. Brittany prides herself in being a great listener, and her determination will leave you happy every time.