Eric started his career in 1988 and very quickly moved into managing the technical departments of two very busy salons. Working as lead instructor at an advanced training center, a platform artist and a promotional event artistic team member built prepared him for his current role as Director of Education/Color at Robert Leonard. Named Best Hair Colorist by “Seattle Magazine,” Eric specializes in Balayage and Brazilian hair smoothing. Eric’s knowledge of skin tone analysis is the foundation for his belief that everyone can be a blonde, red or brunette. Eric’s time off is spent enjoying theater and all forms of art as well as sharing his gift for pairing food and wine with friends and family. If you are looking for a great restaurant, he’s the guy to ask.