Meet the Team
- Manager & Senior Stylist
Erica has been City & Guilds level 3 Diploma qualified for 13 years and has been Grooming for 16 years in total. She also has City & Guilds level 1 & 2 in Animal Care, and City & Guilds in Grooming Parlour Management and also has her City & Guilds level 1 Teaching Certificate, and did teach grooming for a short while at the Grimsby Institute 2001/2004.
She started working for Paws To Groom in March 2013, after returning from Florida USA, where she lived and worked for 7 years. She has a great passion for grooming and all breeds.
She has previously owned many different breeds herself over the years, and has a particular soft spot for Golden Retrievers and Miniature Dachshunds, but is currently only owned by one pet at this time, a gorgeous grey British short hair Cat named Dexter that she rescued as a kitten from Feline Friends Rescue in North Hykeham in 2014.
- Stacey Pearce
- Senior Stylist
Stacey joined the Paws To Groom Team in 2012 as an Apprentice/Grooming assistant, and went on to gain her City & Guilds level 3 Diploma in October 2015, just before she left on her Maternity leave to have her Son Cole. She will be returning to work with us in July 2016. She is looking forward to greeting all of her clients both old and new!
Stacey has two rescue Cats, Pixi was rescued from Lincoln Cat Care charity Lincoln, and Zues rescued from Feline Friends rescue in North Hykeham, he is Brother to Ericaâ€™s cat Dexter.
- Michelle Pearson
- Senior Stylist
Michelle Joined the Paws To Groom team in October 2015, initially to cover Staceyâ€™s Maternity leave, but has proved herself an invaluable member of our team, and has now become a permanent member of our team as of June 2016!
Michelle has passed her Level 2 certificate and level 3 part one City & Guilds certificate in grooming and is working towards completing her level 3 part two Diploma in the near future. She enjoys grooming all breeds, but has a particular passion for the larger breeds. She has an 8 month old Samoyed named Loki, and an 11year old Jack Russell terrier called Taz.
- Lucy Lait
Lucy officially joined the Paws To Groom team in July 2016, but is no stranger to the Salon. She has helped out when needed since March 2013, as she is the Daughter of our Manager Erica.
It seems that Lucy has inherited Ericaâ€™s passion for animals and has completed a City & Guilds level 3 Diploma in Animal Management, and is currently working towards a Level 2 Diploma in Customer Service while working with us. Lucy loves all breeds, but has a particular soft spot for Min Dachshundâ€™s and Pugs. Lucy owns a British short haired Cat named Dexter.