Meet our Staff
Jade Nicole Sanchez – Co Owner/Stylist
Jade along with being a co-owner of Studio J Salon and Spa, is also an elite hair stylist and make up artist. Jade has received her training at Vogue Beauty College, and continued her training nationwide. In 2009, Jade became a Kuene hair color/product educator. Her hands have graced the faces and heads of many individuals. She has worked on Nancy Pelosi, the B-52’s and The San Antonio Silver Dancers. She excels at cuts and color and many more services. “When there is a will there is a way, and I will find that for you” – that’s her motto!
Mark Anthony Peña – Stylist
Mark graduated from the Aveda Institute in Minneapolis in 1998. He has spent time perfecting his craft by working in numerous cities such as Minneapolis and Austin before settling in San Antonio. Mark is a true expert with men’s styling and cuts. His top notch techniques and current trends work with his day to day corporate executive clientele, his urban clientele as well as his clients in the high profile world of professional athletics. He is also now available for Monday appointments! In Mark’s free time you can find him either at a local watering hole or playing some basketball.
Ava Torres – Stylist
Ava Graduated from the Aveda Institute of San Antonio in 2010. Ava keeps herself as busy current and busy as possible by her versatility with hair, nails, waxing, and make up. Although newer to the industry, Ava holds a reputation of exceeding clients' expectations and is passionate about staying current with all the latest trends and education.
Linda Gardner – Stylist
Linda is the our latest addition to our elite staff. Linda graduated from the Aveda Institute in San Antonio. Her specialities include everything from color, both men's and women's precision cuts and styles, facials, nails, waxing, and make up. Linda is always dedicated to staying on top of the latest styles, and trends and when shes not busy with a client, she is always taking the initiative of building additional clientele. Book your bridals, and experience Linda's artistry.
Samantha (Sam) Reyes – Stylist Hair and Nails
Samantha Annette Hernandez Reyes (yes it’s a mouth full so its “Sam” for short). Two weeks after graduating from high school Sam was already enrolled and soon graduated from the Milan Institute of Cosmetology. Sam at 21 years old is currently the youngest Stylist at Studio J Salon and Spa. She started her career here 2 years ago and couldn't imagine salon and spa life better. Sam not only is a hair stylist but she has expanded into a nail stylist, esthetician and make up artist. Sam is excited to be part of Studio J Salon and Spa as it is a way express her unique talent and artistry.
Set Your Appointment...
Address: 128 E. Houston Street
San Antonio, TX 78205
Parking: Complimentary Valet parking at
Hotel Valencia Riverwalk
(Subject to availability)
Hours:Mon - Fri: 8am to 7pm
Sat and Sun: 9am to 7pm