Meet Our Faculty

Harmony Wolgemuth 

As the Director of the Esthetics Division, Harmony Wolgemuth is very active both in and out of the classroom. Her passion for art and science led her to begin her career in esthetics more than 30 years ago. She has seen the industry, and opportunities for estheticians, change dramatically over those years, and knows that EIE provides students with the best tools for achieving success within this industry.​In addition to holding an International CIDESCO Diploma in classic esthetics, she is trained and certified in an array of modern and clinical esthetic practices and loves to continue learning in addition to teaching. Harmony believes that there are three important aspects to becoming a successful practitioner: Heart, Hands and Mind. “I LOVE teaching within a center that supports those beliefs, and encourages instructors to nurture not only the mind; not only the hands; but the heart as well.” This is the key that our graduates take with them on their road to success.

Anita Neufeld

Anita is a licensed Esthetician and Nail Technician with over 19 years of experience in the industry. Anita has a large base of knowledge in artificial nails, waxing, henna brows, manicures, pedicures, and much more. Anita enjoys sharing her passion for the esthetics industry with students, helping them to realize their goals. 

Aimee Steers

Aimee has been in the beauty industry for over 10 years. She is a third generation esthetician; both her mother and grandmother owned and operated spas. Aimee completed her CIDESCO Beauty Therapy Diploma in 2015 at EIE. After taking her program, she worked in spas across British Columbia and Alberta, as well as overseas and working in spas onboard cruise ships. She has since taken her CIDESCO Beauty and Spa Management Diploma and ran a successful day spa in Northern BC. Aimee moved to Alberta in the summer of 2022 with her family to transition into the education side of the industry. Aimee is excited to share her passion and knowledge with future estheticians. She looks forward to bringing her unique experience into the classroom to share with students. 

Juana Galan

Juana Galan has been involved with the beauty industry since 2006, she received her Esthetics Diploma in 2005. She has since then worked in spas over the years before taking a break to have 2 wonderful children and continued to work from home.
Her passion for skin care and her nurturing nature has led her to become an educator of medical esthetics for The European Institute of Esthetic and Laser Training Center. Continuously updating her knowledge and industry trends, Juana does her best to ensure that her students have the best knowledge and are prepared to enter the esthetics community. Her infectious smile and witty attitude paired with her unique approach to teaching captivates her classroom. 

Shaynna Laronde

Meet Shaynna Laronde, our esteemed Clinical Esthetician and Laser Technician at EIE Training Centre. With a wealth of experience and expertise in clinical esthetics, Shaynna brings a dynamic perspective to the world of spa services. Graduating from EIE Training Centre, Shaynna's journey in the esthetics industry began with a solid foundation from our school. Her commitment to excellence and passion for client satisfaction propelled her into a successful career immediately after graduation. With years of hands-on experience and specialized training in clinical esthetics, Shaynna is well-versed in the intricacies of laser technologies. Her role extends beyond the classroom, as she actively practices as a spa service provider in the industry. This dual role allows her to seamlessly blend theoretical knowledge with practical, real-world applications. Shaynna's dedication to the field is evident in every client interaction. She takes pride in assisting clients in achieving their desired results, emphasizing personalized care and attention. As an active contributor to the spa service landscape, Shaynna is not just an educator but a practitioner who brings the latest industry insights to our students.

Tiffany Hughes

Meet Tiffany Hughes, our esteemed instructor for Nail Art courses at EIE Training Centre. With an illustrious career as an Owner, Accredited Educator, Esthetician, PMU, MUA, and an impressive collection of 40 International Award Wins in Nail Art, Tiffany brings unparalleled expertise to our students.As a seasoned professional, Tiffany's achievements extend to being a 10-time International Nail & Lash Judge, a Published Lash Artist, and a featured artist in Lash Inc International Magazine (Issue 29, page 32). Notably, she was nominated as a Semi-Finalist for the International Lash and Brow Awards 2022, adding to her remarkable list of accolades.In 2022, Tiffany clinched the prestigious "Best of the Year Award Lash Educator," a testament to her dedication and excellence in education. With Tiffany at the helm of our Nail Art courses, students can expect to learn from a true industry luminary, blending creativity, skill, and award-winning expertise. Join Tiffany on a journey of artistic mastery and success in the world of nail artistry.

Alyssha Yeatheard

Alyssha, our esteemed instructor at the European Institute of Esthetics, is a distinguished expert in the intricate art of nano brows and microblading. With a rich background spanning over 8+ years in the beauty industry, Alyssha has honed her craft and achieved mastery in the transformative world of semi-permanent makeup. Passionate about empowering individuals through the enhancement of natural beauty, Alyssha has dedicated herself to the precision and artistry of nano brows and microblading. Her journey includes advanced certifications and continuous professional development, ensuring that she stays at the forefront of industry trends and techniques. As an instructor, Alyssha shares her wealth of knowledge with aspiring beauty professionals, guiding them to master the delicate art of creating beautiful, natural-looking eyebrows. Her commitment to excellence, combined with a nurturing teaching style, makes Alyssha an invaluable member of the EIE team. With Alyssha as your mentor, you'll embark on a journey of skill refinement and artistic expression, setting the stage for a successful career in the world of permanent makeup.

Monique McBride

Monique is a seasoned Reiki practitioner and serves as the dedicated instructor for Reiki courses at the European Institute of Esthetics. With a profound passion for energy healing, Monique has been immersed in the field for over 7 years. Her journey into Reiki began as a personal quest for holistic well-being, leading her to attain advanced certifications and mastery in the practice. Monique brings a wealth of experience and a nurturing approach to her role as an instructor. Her commitment to ongoing learning and professional development ensures that students receive comprehensive and transformative training in the art of Reiki. Monique finds fulfillment in sharing her knowledge and expertise, guiding students to harness the power of energy healing for their own personal growth and the well-being of others. As a valued member of the EIE team, Monique is dedicated to fostering a supportive learning environment and empowering students on their path to becoming skilled Reiki practitioners.

Wolf Hatheway


Wolf's deep-rooted connection to the beauty industry began early, actively contributing to the family business across various departments - from warehouse operations to trade shows, and excelling in sales and marketing.

His instrumental role in launching our first website,, over 20 years ago showcased his forward-thinking approach. Following his university graduation, Wolf embraced his family's entrepreneurial spirit, establishing successful ventures in the motorcycle, hospitality, and financial services sectors. However, in 2008, he assumed the helm of LCN International, the company founded by his mother, Inge Patton. Guided by a talented and dedicated team, Wolf's unwavering vision of "Excellence in Beauty" came to fruition when LCN International transformed into the thriving PROBEAUTY Group in 2016.

Tiffany Starchuk


Tiffany Starchuk, the esteemed Dean of The European Institute of Esthetics, is an exceptional visionary driven by a relentless pursuit of growth.

With an unwavering commitment to personal development, Tiffany has dedicated her career to not only her own advancement but also to uplifting those around her.

Passionate about helping individuals uncover their true potential, she empowers them to forge a path towards a purposeful and rewarding life. Tiffany firmly believes that the quality of our lives is shaped by the strength of our relationships, which is why she is deeply committed to fostering robust and enduring connections both in her personal and professional endeavors.

Desiree Billey

Director of admissions

Desiree, our D.O.A, is a key member of our institute, responsible for driving growth and efficiency across all capabilities. With a deep passion for empowering students in the esthetic industry, she is dedicated to their personal and professional growth, ensuring they embark on a fulfilling career.

Desiree's commitment to integrity is highly regarded within the institute, as she fearlessly tackles complex challenges, always upholding the highest standards. Working in close partnership with her teammates and students, she fosters an environment of collaboration and mutual respect.

Beyond her professional accomplishments, Desiree's positive energy, enthusiasm, and genuine care for others creates a supportive atmosphere that inspires and motivates those around her

.In summary, Desiree's dedication to growth, integrity, and student success make her an invaluable asset to our institute, as she continues to make a positive impact in the lives of aspiring estheticians.

Rae Urrutia

director of finance

Meet Rae, our esteemed Director of Finance at EIE Training Centre, who has been an integral part of the EIE family for over a decade. Rae's journey with EIE has seen her evolve from administration roles to becoming a cornerstone in the financial leadership of one of the most advanced and elite Esthetics and Laser schools in Alberta and Western Canada.

Rae is a firm believer in the adage "Knowledge is Power." This philosophy guides her as she assists students in navigating the diverse course offerings at EIE, empowering them to forge a path into a rewarding career in the Esthetics and Laser Industry. With a wealth of experience and a deep commitment to the success of our students, Rae plays a pivotal role in ensuring that EIE remains at the forefront of esthetics education.

Casera Perry

Lead Student advisor

Meet Casera, our passionate Student Advisor at the European Institute of Esthetics, boasting over 9 years of expertise in Full Esthetics and Advanced Clinical training. With a deep appreciation for the beauty industry, Casera thrives on listening to aspiring professionals, excited to learn about their personal stories and goals. Her commitment extends beyond routine advising; she is a mentor who genuinely cares about each student's success.

Casera's infectious enthusiasm creates a supportive environment, fostering determination and focus in students as they navigate their unique paths, ensuring that their training's fruition becomes a reality. Eager to guide you on your transformative journey, she cannot wait to welcome you to the institute and help turn your aspirations into reality. Get ready for an inspiring educational adventure with Casera as your dedicated advocate!

Brianne DeMarcus

Student advisor

With a keen understanding of the industry and a commitment to guiding students toward their goals, Brianne is here to support you and answer any questions you may have about how to get started or where to begin.

Whether you have questions about our courses or need assistance in choosing the right program, Brianne is ready to provide personalized guidance to help you succeed in your esthetics education.

Jessica Lee

spa manager

Meet Jessica, our Spa Manager, a seasoned professional with a passion for customer service and a commitment to creating a haven of tranquility within our wellness facility. Jessica's expertise and warmth are evident as soon as you step into our spa. With a wealth of experience in the spa industry, she excels at managing day-to-day operations and ensuring every guest receives personalized care.

A notable aspect of Jessica's role is her proactive involvement in helping students book appointments, fostering an environment where theoretical knowledge meets hands-on practice. This initiative not only gives students exposure to spa management dynamics but also hones their customer service skills, essential for success in the wellness industry.

Melissa Colborne

ecommerce manager

Melissa is passionate about solving technical problems and creating a great user experience for our students and online customers.

Melissa enjoys helping students resolve any technical issues that may arise online.

For any tech support required, Melissa is happy to assist you in making your journey at EIE wonderful.