MEET ASHLEY MITROVICH! A passionate hair stylist at Salon Lofts, Ashley graduated from Lambert High School in 2014, enrolled at University of North Georgia and later transitioned to Lanier Tech where she earned her cosmetology license. Ashley is an artistic lady that loves pottery, crafting and decorating, especially southern design. She met her husband Dan while working at Marco’s pizza in Johns Creek and were married in May 2019. She is adapting to married life and continuing to build a business that she truly loves.
Q: How long have you lived or worked in Johns Creek?
A: I’ve lived in Johns creek for about 4 years now and worked here for about 3 years.
Q:What is your favorite restaurant in Johns Creek, and what do you love there?
A: El Trompo. Hands down best authentic Mexican street food. I always order the el pastor tacos.
Q: Who is the most interesting person you’ve met here in Johns Creek?
A: Damon Ladd-Thomas, he used to travel the world with the circus and he was one of those guys that dove into those tiny pools. He also has the cutest dog!
Q: What inspired you or led you to your current career?
A: I always styled my Barbies’ hair when I was a child or my friends hair for any dances or special events they would attend and then I learned I could make a career out of it. When I realized what I could do, I withdraw from traditional college and enroll in cosmetology school.
Q: If you could travel anywhere in the world right now, where would it be? And why?
A: Without question, it would be Hawaii. My husband and I honeymooned in Hawaii and had an amazing time; we almost didn’t come back.
Q: What is your favorite movie OR what is the first movie you remember seeing in a theater?
A: Beauty and the Beast. I love the original and the live action.
Q: What advice would you give a crowd of people?
A: If someone can’t fix something right away (acne, weight, crooked teeth, etc) don’t make fun of them for it, they can’t help it. Maybe they’re working on it or it’s their biggest insecurity.
Q: Aside from travel, what is something on your bucket list?
A: Adopting more dogs. We have one rescue pup that has changed our lives for the better.
Q: What is your favorite music/band that you would like to see (dead or alive)?
A: I’m not sure, I’ve never been a die-hard music fan for a particular band or music genre.
Q: What current/former local business makes you the most nostalgic about Johns Creek?
Q: Choosing anyone alive and a non-relative, with whom would you love to have lunch? Why?
A: I would love to be able to have lunch with Princess Diana; she had a huge influence on me since I was a child.
Q: What is your favorite thing or something unique about Johns Creek?
A: I love the attention to detail of the city, the cleanliness and beauty of it.
Q: Where do you see yourself in 5 or 10 years?
A: Who knows! I try not to plan everything out; I like not knowing what lies ahead. Hopefully, I will be seeing most of the world, maybe starting a family!
Q:What is something interesting that most people (including family and friends) don’t know about you?
A: I’m an open book, my mom and husband know more about me than I know about myself!
Q: What 3 words or phrases come to mind when you think of the word HOME?
A: Family. Love. Laughter.
Q: If you were cast into a major motion picture and had your choice of anyone to be your co-star, who would you choose?
A: Jennifer Aniston, I’ve always loved her. She is pretty and funny.
Q: If you had a full-time staff member that was fully paid for, who would you choose? A Chef, Housekeeper, Driver, Coach, Physical Fitness Trainer, or Nanny?
A: A Housekeeper.