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MHCC Faculty Advisors:

Profiles

Marty Castellanos
Certified Cosmetologist / Registered Cosmetology Instructor 

Marty has over 15 years of experience in the field of cosmetology. He has a proven track record as a stylist, educator, and businessman. He is adept at identifying, developing, and delivering student-oriented learning models. These continually positive events have led him to pursue his love of community college instruction.
As a salon owner / stylist, Marty has achieved the following goals and accolades:

  • Certified as Master Colorist
  • Successfully designed, built and currently manages a four-chair salon/gallery
  • Conducted on-site salon workshops presenting/teaching current and cutting edge trends and color master techniques to licensed hairstylists across the western United States
  • Continues to provide services to a loyal clientele, many of whom he has served for over a decade.
  • Invited as a return advisor to multiple annual shows.
  • Trained other educators.
  • Art curator

503-491-7437 Room AC 1385 Marty.Castellanos@mhcc.edu 


Denise D'AngeloDenise L. D’Angelo
Certified Cosmetologist / Registered Cosmetology Instructor 

Denise’s adventures in the beauty industry began in 1985, as a nail artist. Her path has led her many different directions. Once she experienced her first taste in the salon she decided to continue her education in hair design, barbering, and esthetics; and even into a teacher-training program.

Denise began her journey as a master educator over twenty years ago. As a Cosmetology Instructor at Mt. Hood Community College, she brings a unique balance of dynamic presentation skills, precise technical skills, and artistic abilities to all of her classes.

She brings a true passion for people, and the beauty industry as a whole to every class. Denise has practical experiences in all facets of the beauty industry including; successfully training students just learning their craft, as well as seasoned beauty industry professionals.

Denise is an award winning nail technician, hair designer, and makeup artist. Her makeup artistry has been published internationally, and most recently she received a North American Hairdressers Award (NAHA; NAHA 19 Salon Team Winner, 2008),as the makeup artist for Capello Salon.

503-491-7636 Room AC 1382 dangelod@mhcc.edu 


Carol RathbunCarol Rathbun
Certified Cosmetologist/Registered Cosmetology Instructor 

Carol attended a Community College Cosmetology program, much like the program here at Mt Hood Community College, in California in 1984. She has worked full-time in salons in California and Oregon since.

In 1990 she found she also had a talent for teaching as well and began a long career as a part-time educator for various manufacturers teaching advanced cutting, coloring and texture techniques all over the Western US. She then went on to become certified in several types of hair extensions and also became an educator of hair-extensions and hair replacement.

In 2006 she was advanced to the position of platform artist for the Joico/ISO Design Team and travels to industry events all over North America demonstrating the latest trends on-stage and in hands-on classrooms.

When not on the road, she operates a boutique salon in Salem, established in 2001. In the salon, Carol has continuing to teach her staff in all aspects of the industry, from improving on foundational skills to the latest trends and also business skills.

Carol has attended advanced trainings throughout her career and has won many awards and competitions, including Educator of the Year for the Pacific Northwest.

Carol says, “I have been blessed by the most amazing, talented people in our industry over the years sharing their knowledge with me, and I love nothing more than paying it forward to my students and other professionals.”

503-491-7499 AC 1381 Carol.Rathbun@mhcc.edu  

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