Charles Riser

Dean/Operations Leader

Charles serves as dean of the school and operations leader of The TEMPLE: A Paul Mitchell Partner School. His background includesfifteen years behind the chair at one of the top salons in the United States. In addition to receiving advanced certification from many of the top hair care companies in the world, he ran the back-office, handling the day-to-day decisions that drive every successful business.

Honored for his industry leadership, Charles has been the recipient of the Harms Software Technology Award as well as the Spirit of TSA Award. He is passionately dedicated to the business of beauty and works with a focused drive to move the cosmetology industry forward through top quality education.


Team Profiles

Charles Riser

Dean/Operations Leader

Jennifer Gerlock

Jennifer Gerlock

Admissions & Marketing Leader

Li Rapalus

Elizabeth Rapalus

Theory Leader Final Phase and Cutting Specialist

Shannon Kline

Learning Leader

Morgan Mcallister

Morgan McAllister

Admissions Team Member / Placement Leader

Teresa Twigg

Teresa Twigg

Learning Leader / Nail Specialist

Meghan Herdering

Megan Herdering

Service Desk Leader / Take Home Leader / Brand Leader

Ingrid Nielsen

Financial Aid Leader

Rita Hubbard

Operations Support

Kaytlin Friia

Learning Leader / Color Specialist

Trish Kaiser

Director/Executive Education Leader

Ashley Martinez

Future Professional Advisor/Learning Leader

Danielle West

Danielle West

Learning Leader

Jacqie Pare

Jacqie Pare

Phase Two Learning Leader

Alexandra King

Alexandra King

Operations Support / Accounting Team

Jessica Darvel

Jessica Daniel

Financial Aid Leader

Sera Kaufman

Sera Kaufman

Service Desk Coordinator

Marti Blattenberger

Marti Blattenberger

Learning Leader / Makeup Specialist