The Team

Meet Our Team

With passion in our hearts and the desire to make people feel good inside, we are living our true purpose.

Carrie Risse


Meet Carrie, the Owner of Wild Hare Salon and a Level 6 stylist. Carrie has been in the hair industry since 1998. She opened Wild Hare Salon in November of 2000. She currently operates the salon business and is also a full-time hairstylist at the salon. Her favorite services to perform are grey coverage and Brazilian Blowouts. Carrie is also a mother of 6 and a grandmother of 8.

Chasity Evans

Stylist/Salon Manager/Matrix Artistic Educator

Meet Chasity, Salon Manager of Wild Hare Salon and a Level 6 stylist. Chasity has been working at Wild Hare since 2006 as a hairstylist. Chasity has been managing the day to day activities at the salon since 2012. Chasity's favorite services to perform are dimensional color, grey coverage, and blonding. In her spare time, she enjoys powerlifting. She is married and resides in Marengo with her husband and four cats.

Haley Temes


Meet Haley, she has been at Wild Hare Salon since October 2016, working as a front desk expert. She joined the Associate Training Program in March of 2017 and is now a Level 2 stylist at Wild Hare Salon. Her favorite services to perform are transformations and color corrections. In her free time, Haley enjoys doing makeup and playing video games. Haley is the oldest of 6 girls and resides in Rockford.

Josephine Huff


Meet Josephine, she joined our team September of 2019, and is a Level 1 stylist. She has been in the hair industry since 2008. Her favorite services to perform are highlights and balayage. When she's not here at the salon, she is spending time at her home in Marengo with her beautiful daughter and family.

Caity Brinkman


Meet Caity, she joined our team in June 2020 and is working through our Associate Program, alongside Carrie. Some of her favorite services are haircutting, perms, and foiling. She loves connecting with people and creating change with their hairstyles. On her time off she enjoys watching Netflix and hanging out with her boyfriend in her hometown of McHenry.

Kylie Moreth


Meet Kylie, she joined our team in September 2020 and is an Associate working alongside Chasity. She graduated from Cosmetology school in March of 2019. Kylie's favorite hair services to perform are cutting and balayage. She believes 'when you look good, you feel good', and she loves making people feel great. When she has free time, she likes to spend it with her husband and her dog at her home here in Marengo.

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