The Gelous Girls




At Gelous Nails, our staff members are more than just colleagues: they are also close family and friends with one another. It is

this family-like work dynamic that has helped make Gelous Nails a successful and welcoming business. 


Please find the below list of all of our staff members and the services that each of them provide.

For any inquiries, please call the salon at 780.569.5079, or, if they are a renter, please call them directly at their provided number.

Rhonda - Owner

Nail Therapist, nailbasics educator

Services: Gel nails


Rhonda is the Owner of Gelous Nails Esthetics and Hair. She has been in the industry since 1998 and is a two-time master nail technician and a nailbasics educator. Rhonda loves the great clients that come to Gelous Nails and the friendships that she has built through owning her own business. She is so proud of all of the Gelous Girls and all of the fantastic work that they do to contribute to the success of Gelous Nails. While not at work, Rhonda enjoys seeing live entertainment, going camping with her friends and family, reading, and spending time with her dog.

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Master Hair Stylist
Currently  on leave

Claire has been a stylist and remained local for over 25yrs. She is Red sealed certified and has experience marketing govt hair stylist exams and has been a mentor for many stylists throughout the years. 

Claire has a passion for hair and loves what she does. She creates a relaxed environment for her clients and looks forward to making you look and feel your best!

When she is away from the salon you will find her doting on her three grand babies Aubree, Jake, and Braxton.



Nail Technician, Hair stylist

Services: Sculptured gel nails, nail art, gel toes, Hair stylist.

Nicola began her career in the beauty industry over 15 years ago as a hair stylist. She then decided to change her path and become a nail technician. Nicola was the first staff member to join Gelous in 2009. After a short break she has returned to be a Gelous girl once again! Nicola loves her relationships with her clients and loves the salon atmosphere! 

In Nicola's spare time she enjoys yoga and quality time with her daughter.


Nail Technician, Esthetician, 

dermalogica skin care specialist.

Martina has been in the beauty industry since 2005. She has a passion for skin care and helping clients to achieve visual results with their skin and feeling confident. Martina can take care of you from head to toe!

In her spare time she enjoys riding her horses and spending time with her fiancé and step son.

Hair by Serena


Currently on maternity leave.

Serena - Renter


Services: Hair cuts, hair colouring, highlights, styling

*CURRENTLY on maternity leave

Serena has 15 years of experience in the hairstyling industry and still always loves seeing the finished product of her creations. From cuts to colours to extensions, she loves them all! She also loves the friendly and welcoming environment of Gelous Nails! The best time to book with Serena is during the daytime. For all booking and appointment inquiries, please call her directly at the number provided.

Currently on maternity leave.

Christina - Esthetician

Services: Gel nails, waxing, pedicures, microneedling,facials.

I graduated from Alberta Academy in 2010 , after a brief break from aesthetics, I met Rhonda and decided to take on Nails full time with a nail basics certification on May 2016. With a passion for art and helping people feel their best, I’m always striving to continue my education and grow as much as I can as an aesthetician. I love the bonds that I have formed with my clients, I get to hear the most interesting stories from the most interesting people and I love having the opportunity to learn from so many strong women. I want everyone I work on to leave feeling confident, regenerated and beautiful because we all need it and deserve it! 


Nail Therapist, nailbasics educator 

Services: Gel nails


It seems like talent runs in the family! Bonnie is not only one of our fabulous nail technicians, but is also the sister of our owner, Rhonda! Bonnie has been in the industry for five years and loves getting to work in a beautiful salon setting that is home to a great staff! Outside of work, Bonnie enjoys playing the bass guitar and being a pool shark in her pool league! Bonnie has a very flexible schedule, so it is easy to see her at any time! She can’t wait for you to visit us at the salon!



Services- cut, color, ombre, balayage

Shelby is a licensed red seal journeyman hairstylist with an eye for color. She loves doing a variety of things, including men’s and women’s cuts, colors and styles, as well as a specialization in blondes, balayage, and ombré. From going to the hair salon with her mom as a little girl, to styling her friend’s hair in high school, she always knew she had a passion for making people feel and look beautiful. What she loves most about her career is building relationships with clients and creating a personalized style that they can easily maintain at home. Shelby is constantly seeking inspiration, knowledge and growth in her skills. 



Services: Facials, pedicures, waxing, gel polish, manicures, nail art, chemical peels.

Jenna is a licenced esthetician and recent graduate from IAE. "I chose this profession because everyone loves to feel good and beautiful, and I get satisfaction out of helping people achieve this. During my spare time, I enjoy spending time with my son, family, friends, and working on art."


Monique- Clinical Esthetician and Nail Tech 

Services-Advanced skin care, dermaplaning, chemical peels, facials, pedicures, manicures, gel nails, micro-needling.

Currently on maternity leave.

*Currently on maternity leave

Monique has been involved in the beauty industry for over a decade, from salon assistant to managing a mobile spa company.

Her journey started in high school with a scholarship in cosmetology. Monique's skillset covers a vast area of the industry from gel nails to advanced skin treatments!