With over 30 years of experience in various cosmetology settings, as well as owning her own salon, Delana loves every aspect of the beauty industry. Delana received her cosmetology license form Pittsburgh Beauty Academy in 1979. Her career began at The Hair Port Salon, where she trained with the staff of James Rocco. She cultivated her talent for 11 1/2 years before purchasing her own salon, “Delana’s Hair Salon” operated out of Blairsville, PA for 10 years. Her passion for the beauty industry led her to further her education and graduate with her instructor’s license from Kittanning Beauty Academy. As an experienced educator, she prepares students for their state board examinations and to become successful in his/her career. Her favorite part about being a teacher is watching the students grow both technically and professionally.