Donna Bella Pro Series

The Team


Baelee Reiter

Baelee has been a cosmetologist since 2009. She works full time behind the chair while managing a salon and traveling as an educator. She has found her love and specialty working with Donna Bella hair extensions. Her passion is education, spreading knowledge to everyone eager to learn about extensions. Baelee is ready to help boost your career to the next level by learning all methods of Donna Bella hair extensions!
Cheryl Valentine

Cheryl Cooper

Cheryl has worked behind the chair as a stylist since 2001. She’s been a successful salon owner for the past ten years, and has traveled the country working as an educator with Donna Bella for the past four. She loves sharing the passion she has for all four methods of professional extensions, helping all levels of stylists discover their gift and become successful on their own.
Jennifer Cresswell

Jennifer Cresswell

Jennifer has had a passion for the beauty industry since she was a child. Over the past 10+ years, she has strived to gain as much knowledge as possible by taking classes throughout the east coast. Being an educator for Donna Bella, Jenn has committed herself to traveling the nation, sharing her knowledge and experience in installing beautiful hair extensions.

Amie Gibson

Amie began working in a salon in 2005. She works in Butler, Pennsylvania, with Double Image Styling Salon, a multi-award winning establishment recognized in the county. She has personally been recognized for stellar customer service from City Beats. Her passion involves creating entirely different looks for clients in a matter of hours, witnessing their reaction when they see the results. She is excited to teach stylists how to use extensions to provide color without commitment for those who aren’t completely willing to commit to changing there color with a chemical service.
Marissa Torella

Marissa Torella

Marissa has been an educator and stylist for Donna Bella Hair since 2012. She’s thrived in the industry for 17 years, spending 13 of those years as a hair extension specialist. She has worked to master the application of hair extensions to create beautiful natural, styles for her clientele. As an educator for Donna Bella, Marissa is excited to assist fellow stylists in developing their techniques to create amazing hair transformations!

Shea White

Since joining the Donna Bella education team in 2009, Shea has traveled all over North America, coaching stylists and sharing her extensive knowledge of hair extensions. Hailing from Jacksonville, FL, she is an award winning stylist with over 12 years of experience in the cosmetology field. Her work has been featured in ad campaigns and several films and music videos. Shea helps stylists understand that almost every client is a candidate for hair extensions—whether it be for fullness, length, or color without commitment. As a certified master colorist, she will teach you the ins and outs of creating the perfect color blend and flow.
Marissa Torella

Mallory Chafins

Mallory has been a hair stylist since 2006, perfecting her hair extension skills for the past 8 years. She opened her own salon in 2014 which has since been recognized as one of the top salons in Columbus, Ohio. Mallory insists that proper extension education as key, as there are definite right and wrong ways to work with them, and the wrong way can be very detrimental. She sees a variety of opportunities with installing extensions, insisting that the possibilities are endless!

Missy Hart

Missy has been featured in Modern Salon for her hair extension skills. She works north of Chicago where she’s done hair for the past 6 years. She became certified with Donna Bella at the Pro Series event in 2014. Since then, she’s installed thousands of extension strands and wefts for clients. Because getting certified was the best decision she made for her career, she wants to help other stylists achieve their goals with Donna Bella Hair Extensions.