Miranda attended Capri College in Cedar Rapids, Iowa and received her diploma in 2002. Miranda performs many services in the salon but specializes in hair color. She has continued her education in hair coloring, cutting and styling, learning techniques ranging extensively from basic to the advanced level. Miranda has been through the Hair Color Magic program with Aveda's talented Lupe Voss and Ian Michael Black, who serves as the Global Color Educator for Aveda. Miranda has completed the Hair Color Master Series with Aveda. By completing this series she was able to become a certified Color Trainer for Aveda. In addition to hair coloring and cutting, Miranda has built her skills in make-up application by taking classes with Janelle Geason, who serves as the Global Make-up Educator for Aveda and with Rudy Miles. Miranda's strong passion for education and excellence has led her to an innovative course called redCHOCOLATE, which has been developed and taught by renowned hair colorist David Adams. David Adams helped create the Aveda color line and was the original Global Educator for Aveda hair color. The redCHOCOLATE program is designed to help colorists take their skills to the next level by intensively teaching innovations in service from start to finish.