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Category: Instructors

December 8, 2017

Meet the Owner of Phagans: Barbara Climaldi

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Phagans School of Hair Design has been around for 75 years. It has a long tradition of excellence. Each and every member of the Phagans team is dedicated to making the learning experience at Phagans fabulous for the students. The captain of the Phagans team is the owner, Barbara Climaldi.

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August 5, 2015

Phagans Employee of the Month: Patty Drexler

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Patty Drexler is a familiar face at our SE campus. She is a Financial Aid Administrator for Phagans SE, and is very much a part of our students academic life by helping them negotiate the task of funding their education. Patty is a champion for their success, and cares about each and every student past and present. Just a couple quick questions so you can learn a little more about Miss Drexler.

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January 12, 2013

Three Phagans Instructors Awarded Master Educators

Congratulations to three staff members of Phagans School of Hair Design. Recently Jerry A. Kallioinen, Nancy Ripp, and Deborah Mathews received their Master Educator certification. Milady’s Career Institute awards this certification to teachers who have successfully completed 12 modules of the Master Educator Program. The Master Educator certificate is earned by completing a series of advanced education presented on a yearly bases by Milady Cengage Learning. Many of the academic teaching staff at Phagans are in the process of attaining this certification. The stimulating workshops include topics on classroom management, techniques for classroom presentations, and teaching the adult learner. Once again, job well done!

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January 11, 2013

Phagans Instructors and Staff Recognized for Service

On Sunday, Dec. 16, Phagans held a Christmas party at the Monarch Hotel in Clackamas during which we honored instructors and staff for their service to our schools:

Nancy Ripp: 15 years
Betty Maddalena: 10 years
Marcy Sharpan: 10 years
Samantha Borenheim: 5 years
Shiela Erickson: 5 years
Sue Lidgett: 5 years

Congratulations to you all and thank you for making Phagans such a wonderful place!

Marcy Sharpan, 10 years, and Betty Maddalena, 10 years

Nancy Borenheim, 5 years, with Barbara Climaldi

Sue Lidgett, 5 years

Samantha Borenheim, 5 years, and Sheila Ripp, 15 years

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December 3, 2012

Meet Phagans Instructor Keilee Hoag

Welcome to Phagans Keilee, how long have you been with us?

It’s been three and a half months now.

How did you get started in this industry?
It’s always been a passion. I was involved in dance recitals when I was younger and always liked the hair and make-up part of it. This was something that carried with me through High School, and I started in beauty school with Paul Mitchell at 17, while I was still in school.

Tell me about going to beauty school.
It was a lot of fun. I went to a platform artist school, which was a really cool experience. I liked the upbeat environment and the teachers were amazing. I found out that I really liked to cut hair. I was …

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June 14, 2012

Q&A with Jerry Kallioinen, Phagans’ Director of Education

Be willing to make a lifestyle change and don’t get discouraged by the challenges.

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June 1, 2012

Visiting Instructor Profile: Tyler Colton, Hairstylist to the Stars

Learn about Tyler Colton, who will lead a two-day workshop at Phagans for licensed stylists in the Portland area on cutting and styling.

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March 30, 2012

Interview with Nancy Ripp, Director of Education, Phagans Clackamas Campus

I learned a lot about myself…good and bad! I learned that I liked doing hair, and the instructors meant business. I had a good education. It was physically and emotionally taxing – it wasn’t easy. I had to grow up because this was the real world!

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