Our kind and knowledgeable team looks forward to welcoming you to our salon.

Dalbe Markman
Owner / Head Master Stylist / Salon Educator
AOC Salon is owned and operated by Dalbe Markman. Dalbe Markman prides herself in providing a warm, friendly and hip environment for people from all walks of life. She makes every effort to greet guests with a relaxing ambiance and the highest quality of salon services. Markman says “her greatest success is having an amazing team of employees and moving forward with love and support of family, friends, and clients who encourage her to transcend all boundaries.”
Brian Markman
Owner / Manager
Brian has over 20 years experience in management in the retail/service industry. He strives to provide excellent customer service and believes the key to a successful business is having an amazing team. He makes every effort to greet guests with a relaxing ambiance and the highest quality of salon services. When he is not working he enjoys spending time with his wife Dalbe and two daughters Liza and Karyna.

Brian welcomes you to AOC Salon.
Jessica Lutzow
Master Stylist - Hilltop
Jessica has been a part of the AOC team from the beginning. After starting her time with us as our salon coordinator and assistant, she realized her passion for hair and eagerly began the apprenticeship program. After completing both the apprenticeship program, as well as graduating from Old Dominion University with her Bachelors of Science in Biology, she began as a full time stylist. Jessica's true passion is creating natural looks while making your day just a little bit brighter!
Julia Sorensen
Master Stylist - Ghent
Julia has been in the industry for over 13 years. She knew at a young age playing with her sisters hair, that she had found her passion. Since Julia has been with AOC she has excelled and continued her education. You can see her true passion she had as a little girl in her work. Not only will Julia create beautiful hair for you, but you'll be sure to have a good time while she's doing it!
Lindsay Riccio
Master Stylist - Ghent
Lindsay's passion for hair began when she could barely walk. She pursued Cosmetology in high school and has been thriving in the industry ever since!
Sabrina Hayes
Master Stylist - Ghent + Hilltop
Sabrina is originally from North Carolina, but moved to the Hampton Roads area and we're so lucky to have had her join our team shortly after in 2013! She began with us as a front desk coordinator, but quickly realized she was interested in the world of hair so she began the apprenticeship program with us. Sabrina has been behind the chair ever since! She specializes in balayage, but loves all things color. Sabrina is also certified in multiple extension techniques.
Audrey Lane
Master Stylist - Hilltop
Originally from the Chicagoland area, Audrey traded in the wind and my snow shovel for the ocean and a beach chair! She has been a licensed cosmetologist since 2006 and loves being a part of this ever evolving industry. Audrey believes staying current in her education is important. In her words, "It doesn't get any better than listening to live music and being outdoors with my four legged pal, Mayze."
Alicia Hartsell Bevins
Master Stylist - Hilltop
Alicia is a Wilmington, North Carolina native and she studied cosmetology at Cape Fear Community College. She specializes in balayage, highlighting and color, particularly fashion color, as well as keeping in touch with the modern trends of both men’s and women’s haircuts and styling. Always serving to please, Alicia strives to ensure every client leaves satisfied, delighted, and looking forward to their next visit!
Jamie Bishop
Master Stylist - Hilltop
Jamie is a Virginia Beach native that has returned home after living in DC for over 10 years. She has been a licensed colorist/stylist since 2005 and attended classes in NYC at Bumble&Bumble, the Redken Exchange, Wella Studio and completed a 12-week program to become a certified balayage Master. Knowing the importance of education in our industry, Jamie regularly attends cut and coloring classes to stay current with the hottest trends.
Jaelyn Moody
Master Stylist - Ghent
Jaelyn has been flourishing in the hair industry for close to 6 years. They live for the process of bringing hair to its greatest form. Ever since graduating from Paul Mitchell School of Charleston they have strived to keep up with all the newest techniques. Jaelyn knew this was their true calling and place immediately when their hands touched hair for the first time. Their goal is to now bring fresh ideas and their spunk to the salon each and every day!
Rebecca Clayton
Master Stylist - Ghent
Hey, I’m Becca! I’ve been in the beauty industry on and off since I was a teen. I decided to pursue my dream of being a stylist. I went through the apprenticeship program and graduated from Norfolk Technical Vocational. I’m ecstatic to be working with highly trained professionals and thrilled that AOC is heavily education centered. I look forward to constantly improving my skill set and always exceeding our clients expectations.
Megan Ambeault
Senior Stylist - Ghent + Hilltop
Hey y’all, I’m Megan. I started my career as a stylist at Rudy and Kelly academy in 2017. After 1,200 hours of hard work I graduated from cosmetology school. Right after, I got the opportunity to come work as an assistant at AOC Salon and further my education. I have now been behind the chair full time since 2020 and I’m so excited to continue to grow in my skills and help everyone around me feel more beautiful.
Liza Markman
Junior Stylist - Ghent + Hilltop
Hi my name is Liza Markman and I have been working at AOC Salon for a few years now. I am going to cosmetology school to learn all about hair and earn my license to do hair. I love working with everyone, it been an amazing experience. I can’t wait to start my next chapter of learning.
Madeline Alkire
Junior Stylist - Ghent + Hilltop
Kaiya Whelan
Junior Stylist - Ghent + Hilltop
Ghita (Rita) Chraibi
Junior Stylist - Ghent + Hilltop
Brenda McGovern
Senior Stylist - Hilltop
Keely Day
Stylist - Hilltop
Jennifer Grissom
Senior Stylist - Hilltop
Michele Tavares
Senior Stylist - Hilltop
Madeline Simpson
Front Desk Manager + Assistant

AOC Salon Hours

Tue :

10:00 am - 07:00 pm

Wed :

10:00 am - 07:00 pm

Thu :

10:00 am - 07:00 pm

Fri :

10:00 am - 07:00 pm

Sat :

09:00 am - 05:00 pm

Phone: 757-625-0055 757-625-0055
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