Chelsea Shields is an International Trainer and Artists for John Paul Mitchell Systems as well as the salon owner of Abstract Hair Artistry in Avondale AZ. Working 15 years behind the chair full time Chelsea has built a booming clientele multiple times, opened her own salon, and fell in love with Paul Mitchell. Over the past 7 years of being on the education team she has played a roll in product launches, photo shoots, collections, trainings, and hairshows. Chelsea's heartbeat is color but she also has a passion for cutting, customer service and styling. Her goal is to leave a positive impact to inspire growth and empower stylist, educators, and salons. A few of her favorite things are her two daughters, art, music, traveling, and food. A career highlight was being an artist on the cutting team for The Paul Mitchell Gathering in Sardinia Italy and she hopes to meet new international friends and see new places in the future!