Courtney is a creative force, giving each client a completely custom, unique look. Color is her JAM. Courtney became the sole proprietor of Karen Brown Hair & Beauty in December of 2020.

Our philosophy of providing a relaxed environment for clients while they enjoy our services has always been the focus of Karen Brown Hair and Beauty. We understand how important this is to your experience with us and we will be vigilant in maintaining our customer focused service. We believe in the power of our collective efforts in our industry. Our staff is constantly striving to make the salon, our industry and the people we touch better.

When Courtney is not behind the chair, she is always seeking to improve her skills as a professional by continuing education. The beauty industry is constantly evolving, she believes it is important for her and her team to be exposed to those changes so we can bring them back to Williamstown. Being attentive to the latest fashions and styling techniques is what has always set us apart from the rest.

Courtney finds great inspiration on her visits to professional workshops. She makes it an obligation to attend events pertaining to our industry, from the American Board-certified hair colorist in LA, to the largest industry trade shows in New York City. She never fails to find an opportunity to expand her knowledge.

The most important thing Courtney wants you know about her is that she considers all her client’s part of an extended family and enjoys the time spend with each of them in her chair!!


Kelsey began her journey at DiGrigoli school, later apprenticing at Seven Salon in Stockbridge. She is always eager to listen to your hair goals and ideas,and loves the collaboration between stylist and client when dreaming up a new 'do. She enjoys helping clients improve their beauty routine and aim toward healthy hair. She loves the magic in a tight polished Men's cut.

Whether you're looking for a subtle change or have massive ideas, Kelsey will happily help make it a reality! Her skills include texture modifications such as keratin smoothing treatments and perming, as well as facial waxing, foiling and more. When not in the salon Kelsey can be found spending time with her family, hiking, painting, or working on her spanish.


As a Certified Master Hair Colorist – she was just getting started. Realizing the importance of not only initial training, but continuous ongoing education is one of the things that sets Karen apart. Throughout her career she has invested in the best training experiences across the country. From LA to NYC, she left no stone unturned when it came to fine tuning her skills in color and precision cutting.

Karen loves what she does, believes in her abilities and seeks to inspire and teach others with her contagious spirit and energy.