Meet Our Team

Linda Porter

Cosmetologist, Owner

Linda is a veteran stylist, with over 45 years in the industry. She  opened  Shear Genius Salon, in 1979.

 Linda has devoted her career teaching other stylist while traveling all over the East Coast as an instructor to other  licensed hairstylist and training numerous young people starting out in her salon.

One of the highlights of her career was to work as a chemical technician for the U.S. Olympic Styling team during the International Beauty Conference at the Barbican Center in London England. She enjoys learning and she holds firm her commitment to education to this day.

Caitlin Post

Esthetician, Nail Technician

Caitlin is a graduate of The AVEDA Institute in Chapel Hill. As an esthetician, she is committed to skin care beyond doing facials. She really enjoys seeing the difference that she can make in helping someone with their skin care issues.

She also prides herself in her Pedi-care and Mani-care services. Unlike most manicures and pedicures, she offers a new, innovative, dry, and sanitary nail services using a diamond head e-filing system that is gentle to skin and nails. It's a very safe method, even for guests with diabetes.