Makeup Team

Makeup Team

Members of the Advanced Academy Makeup Team train and certify Paul Mitchell Schools' Learning Leaders in our makeup system. Team members also lead the 3-Day Makeup class, which takes learners through the "whys" of makeup application, not just the "hows."
 

Devri Ficklin
Advanced Academy Makeup Education Leader

Since 1983, Devri Ficklin has passionately coordinated and inspired teams of hairstylists and makeup artists in her roles as salon owner, special effects director, author, motivational speaker, and Paul Mitchell School owner. As Paul Mitchell Schools' Makeup Education Leader and Director of Product Development, Devri achieved a 25-year goal with the nationwide release of the Paul Mitchell Schools makeup curriculum. Her attention to detail and ability to connect inspire creativity in others.

Debra Dietrich

Pushing the creative envelope, Debra Dietrich infuses each makeup & hairstyling project with 20+ years in the Union from TV, the Academy Award-winning film, MILK to the current production of PLANET OF THE APES. As a dedicated philanthropist, Co-Founder of MUSE BEAUTY & Advanced Educator for PAUL MITCHELL, she has coached thousands of future professionals with the foundational skills that become the cornerstone of their career.  Nationally, Debra teaches makeup artists with a visionary approach to working in today’s hi-tech media using in-demand, advanced techniques of the trade. Debra's approach to education goes beyond teaching art & connects her love for beauty with interpersonal life lessons.    

Evie Larsen

Evie Larsen's journey into the beauty industry began not in a hair salon but in a locker room. As a Division I collegiate basketball player, she often worried more about her hairstyle than making a few extra shots. After earning a communications degree, Evie worked in sports marketing before attending The Hair Academy, A Paul Mitchell Partner School, in Rexburg, Idaho, where she felt an instant connection to her newfound career. With a passion to keep learning and growing within the Paul Mitchell systems, Evie became a Learning Leader at Paul Mitchell The School Wichita and a member of the Advanced Academy Team.

Erica Marshall

Erica Marshall graduated from Paul Mitchell The School Tysons Corner in 2008 before becoming a Makeup Specialist. After mastering beauty makeup, she stretched her horizons by frequenting craft supply stores and using creative props, such as, string, gems, and sequins in her work, propelling her interest in avant-garde makeup. Erica has worked backstage at Caper and other John Paul Mitchell Systems shows and events. She has served as the Education Leader at Paul Mitchell The School Costa Mesa since 2012, and joined the e-learning education team in 2016.

Makeup Team

Makeup Team

Members of the Advanced Academy Makeup Team train and certify Paul Mitchell Schools' Learning Leaders in our makeup system. Team members also lead the 3-Day Makeup class, which takes learners through the "whys" of makeup application, not just the "hows."
 

Devri Ficklin
Advanced Academy Makeup Education Leader

Since 1983, Devri Ficklin has passionately coordinated and inspired teams of hairstylists and makeup artists in her roles as salon owner, special effects director, author, motivational speaker, and Paul Mitchell School owner. As Paul Mitchell Schools' Makeup Education Leader and Director of Product Development, Devri achieved a 25-year goal with the nationwide release of the Paul Mitchell Schools makeup curriculum. Her attention to detail and ability to connect inspire creativity in others.

Debra Dietrich

Pushing the creative envelope, Debra Dietrich infuses each makeup & hairstyling project with 20+ years in the Union from TV, the Academy Award-winning film, MILK to the current production of PLANET OF THE APES. As a dedicated philanthropist, Co-Founder of MUSE BEAUTY & Advanced Educator for PAUL MITCHELL, she has coached thousands of future professionals with the foundational skills that become the cornerstone of their career.  Nationally, Debra teaches makeup artists with a visionary approach to working in today’s hi-tech media using in-demand, advanced techniques of the trade. Debra's approach to education goes beyond teaching art & connects her love for beauty with interpersonal life lessons.    

Evie Larsen

Evie Larsen's journey into the beauty industry began not in a hair salon but in a locker room. As a Division I collegiate basketball player, she often worried more about her hairstyle than making a few extra shots. After earning a communications degree, Evie worked in sports marketing before attending The Hair Academy, A Paul Mitchell Partner School, in Rexburg, Idaho, where she felt an instant connection to her newfound career. With a passion to keep learning and growing within the Paul Mitchell systems, Evie became a Learning Leader at Paul Mitchell The School Wichita and a member of the Advanced Academy Team.

Erica Marshall

Erica Marshall graduated from Paul Mitchell The School Tysons Corner in 2008 before becoming a Makeup Specialist. After mastering beauty makeup, she stretched her horizons by frequenting craft supply stores and using creative props, such as, string, gems, and sequins in her work, propelling her interest in avant-garde makeup. Erica has worked backstage at Caper and other John Paul Mitchell Systems shows and events. She has served as the Education Leader at Paul Mitchell The School Costa Mesa since 2012, and joined the e-learning education team in 2016.