Meet the Team

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Our dedicated team represents the best hair stylists in Durham and the Triangle region of North Carolina. Together, our stylists have decades of experience and training behind them. At Povera, we take the time to get to know our clients and their special needs. The result is a salon experience like no other. Look your best and love your look with Povera.


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Patrick Hawker | Head Stylist/Owner

Patrick has worked in the beauty industry for the last 12 years. He has worked over the last six years as a Goldwell technical associate. Patrick loves education, and loves sharing with others the technologies and benefits of Goldwell! He has learned through the master colorist experience that it is all about the guest’s journey, and given the opportunity he would like to journey with you through the world of color. Patrick is the owner of Salon Povera, his first salon in the Durham, North Carolina, area.

Erica Florio | Stylist

Erica was born and raised in New York and moved to the Triangle eight years ago. She attended cosmetology school at Mitchell’s Academy in 2015. Some of her favorite things to do in the salon are Balayage, layered haircuts, highlights and color transformations. Erica has attended Balayage classes through Goldwell and Candy Shaw in Raleigh, NC. She loves working with all hair textures and is always trying to find new and better ways to find balance and create the perfect style for each client, whether it’s wash-and-wear or a new trendy style. Erica is currently looking to build her clientele & enjoys meeting new clients.

Katie Black | Stylist/Blowout Specialist

Katie is a North Carolina native and a graduate of Aveda Institute Chapel Hill in 2017. Her specialties are fashion colors, balayage, women’s haircuts, and transformative services! She loves exploring and learning new techniques to give you the look you’re desiring and wants to make sure every client leaves the salon loving their hair.

Angus Barr Campbell | Stylist

Angus has many decades in the art of hairstyling, color and makeup. Born in Glasgow, Scotland, Angus completed his training at Sassoon Academy London and the Rusk Academy. He worked at several renowned British salons then joined the Sitmar World Cruise Lines as lead stylist for their Europe, Australia, and South African passenger services. With a well-honed skill set in cutting, coloring, and styling Angus’ expertise spans current fashion trends, Hollywood glamour, urban chic, business appropriate and bridal styling. His client-centered work style helps him understand the persona of his clients to deliver an individualized, easy approach to styling.

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