Teresa Saxton is the founder and president of Mimi's Hair Heaven & Spa. Teresa is a creative innovator in the beauty industry. Her grandmother, who saw her gift for doing hair at a young age, motivated her and she practiced doing hair on family and friends. She was paid for the hair services she provided at the tender age of ten. Teresa attended South High School where she studied cosmetology. She gained extensive training and experience at various salons in the Cleveland area until she opened R Hair Studio with business partner Marla Fowler. Teresa later went on to open her own salon, Mimi's Hair Heaven and Spa.