Meredith Spiros is an Aveda Purefessional and has spent over 20 years in the beauty industry. Currently the Creative Director for Salon V Chicago, she is looking forward to educating new talent and connecting beauty and fashion that is creatively relevant and sophisticated. Meredith appeared as a contestant on Season Two of Bravo’s hairstyling reality competition Shear Genius.

Meredith felt called to a career as a top stylist from an early age. Originally from Cleveland, she grew up in a large creative family with a musician father and hairstylist mother. Meredith studied fashion design before joining cosmetology school, and applies her fashion background to her style philosophy and its most important element – hair.

Meredith has trained at distinguished salons including Vidal Sassoon, Aveda, and Tony and Guy. Currently, she is a top-ranked educator for the Aveda Corporation. Meredith has partnered on several high-fashion events including Chicago Fashion Week and her work has been featured in publications such as Behind the Chair and 303 Magazine.