Meet  the Team!

Each and every one of our stylists have perfected their craft with years of experience. Learn a little more about your favorite HMUA girls below!

Psst! Did you know that when you fill out our inquiry form you can select which stylist you'd like to work with? 

Not sure which one to choose? We will assign the best one to suit your needs!

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Courtney Ness Footitt

Owner/ Lead Stylist

16 years of experience

IG: @seventhavebeauty

Courtney is an Arizona native. She graduated from Toni & Guy Academy in 2004 and went on to get her cosmetology license in 2009. She has been building the Seventh Avenue Beauty brand over the past 10 years and is so thankful for her team and clients for making the company what it is today. Courtney has always had a passion for all things pretty and for serving others. She believes in going above and beyond whenever possible. Her motto and outlook on providing services to clients is always "Absolutely, no worries!"

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Katie Mercado


3 years of experience

IG: @ohthatglowgirl

Katie has been a part of the SAB Team since May 2018. She’s had an undying love for makeup since she was a little girl and that love has grown throughout the years. Katie is a self taught MUA and learned from constant practice and obsessively watching YouTube Tutorials. Katie loves to challenge herself and constantly try new looks. She is a glow girl at heart and loves to make the world brighter one glowing face at a time.


Anissa Newman

HMU Artist

10  years of experience

IG: @thatgirlobsessedwithbeauty

Born and raised in Arizona, Anissa has been in the hair and makeup industry for a number of years and knows that women want to feel confident and beautiful! Everyone's definition of "glam" or "natural" is different, so Anissa works with each client to make sure they get the results they are truly satisfied with. Beauty is universal, but not cut and paste. Fun fact: she is a mom of 1 and loves all things sporty!


Alena Rice

Lead Hair and MUA

10 years of experience


My name is Alena! I've been in the hair industry for 10 years and I absolutely love it! I've got a deep passion for bringing happiness and confidence to all the people I service. I believe in giving the utmost level of professionalism every day and I'm always trying to be on the forefront of trendy fashion and hairstyles to fit any occasion. Fun fact: I cut the hair of all the band members in Matchbox 20 before one of their concerts and got free tickets to see them in action!


Mayra Ruiz

Lead Hair and MUA

10 years of experience


My name is Mayra I have been in the beauty Industry for over 10 years. I started off in high school having a passion for beauty and making women feel absolutely beautiful!! I have worked for Chanel and Dior. I love positivity and believe we should all feel beautiful no matter what path of life we are on!


Sara McDonald


2 years of experience


My name is Sara Jean and I have been in the entertainment industry since I was 12 years old. I’ve always had my foot in the beauty industry since I’ve been modeling for over 10 years. I am so passionate that I decided to branch out in my profession and become a makeup artist about two years ago. I have learned so many tricks to help enhance the face over the years and I really love unleashing the inner beauty in every woman. Glam is my specialty so if you’re looking for that supermodel look, I’m your girl.
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Ellie Mulqueen

Hair Stylist

3 years of experience

IG: @braidsbyellie_

Ellie specializes in boho braids and updos. She is in love with what she does, and will make all of your bohemian dreams come true! She has truly found her passion, and can’t wait to style your hair for your upcoming event!

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Audrey Graciano



My name is Audrey and I have always been obsessed with anything  and everything beauty! Whether it be hair extension obsessed or trying new makeup looks, I believe that the power of makeup brings out the beauty inside of you that you can showcase to the world!  I have been practicing makeup for about two years, and I am committed to making people feel the best about themselves through the power of positivity and giving you the glam of your dreams! 

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Miranda Haut

Operations Manager


Though you may see her on your event day, Miranda is typically behind the scenes making sure the business runs smoothly. She has held a variety of roles in the small business and fashion industries including stylist, office manager, and owner. She loves any excuse to get done up and put on a fabulous outfit!

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Morgan Karns

Social Media Manager


Morgan has been with Seventh Avenue Beauty for 3 years, providing makeup services around Arizona. Moving to Kansas didn't change the passion she has for the team and the business. She has now taken on the role of Social Media Manager, creating content and keeping everyone posted on all things Seventh Ave on all social media platforms.