Our Team



  • Barbara Ward

    Owner/Director

    Professional Background of Barbara Ward, Owner / Director Mrs. Ward is a licensed Educator with the Arkansas Department of Health Cosmetology section, Department of Education, a licensed Cosmetologist and the owner and administrator of ABC for 34 years and has been teaching for 35 years. Some of Mrs. Ward's accomplishments include, but are not limited to:

    2015 World Wide Whos Who Lifetime Achievement

    Member of the Teachers Educational Council

    Member of the Chamber of Commerce, Skills USA and Honorary Chairman: Business Advisory Council

    2005 Businesswoman of the Year

    Served as a Treasurer on the State Board of Cosmetology for four years

  • Debbie Deckard

    Position: Assistant Director

    17 Years of Salon Experience

    8 Years teaching

    5 Years Salon Owner

    Continuing Education Training: Milady's, Pivot Point, Redken, CHI, Eva's Esthetics, Raha, Wella, Quality Teacher Learning

    Member of : Arkansas School Owners Association, Skills USA, Milady Master Educator Program

  • Robin Looper

    Position: Financial Aid Advisor

    6 Years of Financial Aid experience in Beauty Schools

    Certification for Fundamentals of Title IV Administration Dallas Tx

    Continuing Education Training; Dept of Ed: Student Aid and Eligibility, FSA Information Services, Background & History of FSA

  • Vicky Clowers

    Position: Instructor

    2 1/2 Years of Salon Experience

    14 Years teaching

    Continuing Education Training: Milady's, Pivot Point, Redkin, Acum, CHI, Eva's Esthetics, Raha, Mizani, Wella, All Nutrients, Quality Teacher Learning

    Member of: Arkansas School Owners Association, Skills USA, Milady Master Educator Program

  • Amy Vickers

    Position: Instructor

    18 Years of Salon Experience

    7 Years Salon Owner

    3 Years Salon Manager

    8 Years award winning area supervisor for Regis Corp.

    Continuing Education Training: Milady's, Redkin, Matrix, Wella, CHI, Mizani, Dermalogica, Hair Treats

    Member of: Arkansas School Owners Association, Milady Master Educator Program

  • Barbara Ward

    Position: Instructor

    Professional Background of Barbara Ward, Owner / Director Mrs. Ward is a licensed Educator with the Arkansas Department of Health Cosmetology section, Department of Education, a licensed Cosmetologist and the owner and administrator of ABC. Some of Mrs. Ward's accomplishments include, but are not limited to:

  • Member of the Teachers Educational Council
  • Member of the Chamber of Commerce, Skills USA and Honorary Chairman: Business Advisory Council
  • 2005 Businesswoman of the Year
  • Served as a Treasurer on the State Board of Cosmetology for four years