category judges

The following industry professionals will be judging these categories for the Southwest Hairstyling Awards.

Hairstylist of the Year

Sergi Bancells

Geno Chapman

Ted Gibson

Mikel Luzea

Elaine Mitchell

Norberto Mojardin 

Keya Neal

D.J. Riggs

Sally Rogerson

Traci Sakosits

Gerard Scarpaci

Kia Sterling

Ebony Hairstylist of the Year

Ted Gibson

Shirley Gordon

Keya Neal

D.J. Riggs

Kia Sterling

Latin Hairstylist of the Year

Eric Gomez

Norberto Mojardin

Joel Torres

Lupe Voss

Asian Hairstylist of the Year

Geno Chapman

Shogu Ideguchi

Silas Tsang

Hair Colorist of the Year

George Alderete

Berry Bachen

Jason Backe

Shirley Gordon

Sue Pemberton

Lupe Voss

Avant Garde

Hairstylist of the Year

Geno Chapman

Shirley Gordon

Shogu Ideguchi

Mikel Luzea

D.J. Riggs

Kia Sterling

Joel Torres

Silas Tsang

Makeup Artist of the Year

Brian Duprey

Rudy Miles

Leslie Munsell

Tiaja Pierre

Artistic Team of the Year

Geno Chapman

Eric Gomez

Shirley Gordon

Shogu Ideguchi

Mikel Luzea

Kia Sterling

Joel Torres

Silas Tsang