Introducing the Team


Sue Soding

Business Owner &
Salon Creative Director

With over 25 years industry experience and 20 of those years servicing a Fitzroy clientele, Sue understands the value of service education and standards.

Sue believes consultation and skill is the art of fabulous hair. 

AHC member (Australian Hairdressing Council) Platinum Class

Alex Davies

Salon Director

Alex was trained in Sydney and has over 20 years industry experience. Alex has been with Barberella Hair for 8 years.

Having worked in London, Alex has a strong cutting ability and attention to detail. She has established a loyal and fashion conscious clientele

Alex can't live without...
leave in conditioner.


Olivia Hannah

Senior Stylist

Olivia was trained in New Zealand and joined the Barberella Hair team in 2010.

Olivia is a fashion conscious and service driven professional

Michelle Hay


Michelle is pumped to join the Barberella team after 9 years industry experience across 3 countries. She loves making clients look and feel amazing while delivering outstanding customer service. Michelle is inspired by a variety of hair and fashion, from Rockabilly to the Races!

Couldn't live without:
Damage Manager, Heat protector spray.