Our Team

Avalon Salon fosters an environment where creativity and continuing education support our skilled stylists. We take pride in providing guests with a relaxing salon atmosphere where our team of seasoned professionals can showcase their best work. It’s our goal to deliver exceptional treatments to every guest that walks through our door and provide the very best in beauty for the Albuquerque community.

Natalie Maloney

Nail Technician
Natalie Maloney

Nail Technician

Natalie is the owner and a Nail Technician at our salon. She specializes in acrylic nails and pedicures.

Motto: I'm a perfectionist. Beautiful long-lasting nails in no time at all!

Donnette Padilla

Stylist
Donnette Padilla

Stylist

Donette, a stylist, is grateful that you chose Avalon Salon. Donette is always on the cutting edge of new products and services to bring to the Albuquerque area and she believes in taking continuing education master classes every year to further her skills. Donette is deeply committed in making sure your visit to Avalon Salon is flawless. If you have any questions or comments about the salon Donette is here to help.

Specializes in Schwarzkopf colors, haircuts, highlites, and Keratin smoothing.

Motto: Being here for my clients. I always say I get to do what I love all day long!

Stephanie Baldizan

Stylist
Stephanie Baldizan

Stylist

Stephanie is a Stylist at our salon. Her specialty is highlighting.

Motto: Happiness and making my customer feel great!

Latasha Cortez

Waxing Specialist
Latasha Cortez

Waxing Specialist

Latasha is a Waxing and Eyelash Extension Specialist at our salon.

Kayla Galetti

Stylist
Kayla Galetti

Stylist

Kayla Galetti
Albuquerque native Kayla Galetti got her start in cosmetology as a child, playing “kitchen cosmetologist” with friends while growing up. After attending the University of New Mexico post high school, she decided she was ready to expand her talents and follow her heart by attending cosmetology school. Her passion for beauty and nature led her to attending the Aveda Institute of New Mexico to further her reach and begin her career as a Hair and Color Artist. Kayla remains on the cutting edge of the latest styles, trends and techniques by attending in and out-of-state hair shows to further her education. Kayla specializes in ombré, balayage, highlights and fashion colors as well as dry and wet cutting techniques.