Sherry Brilla graduated from Grace Cosmetology, Cleveland Ohio in 1981. She was licensed and took her first cosmetology position as an assistant at The Village Clip Shoppe in Medina, Ohio. She soon excelled and received her own station. After spending 15 years behind the chair at the Village Clip Shoppe, Sherry moved with her family to Greenville South Carolina in 1994.
Looking for a new challenge, Ms. Brilla started her teaching career at the Academy and has taught every level from Freshman to Senor as well as every subject taught. Ms. Brilla, who is the Director of Education, actively participates in coaching students for state, national and international hair competitions. Ms. Brilla has competed at state and national levels and has won the R.A. Rabin award in cutting and styling twice an has placed at the Premier Hair Show in Orlando and IBS Hair Show in Chicago.
Ms. Brilla became familiar with Pivot Point very early in her career having attended numerous Pivot Point classes in Chicago after graduting from her cosmetology college.
Ms. Brilla is grounded in her belief that a good educational foundation is essential in order for a person to build a successful career. As a competitive contender, she has found that learning throughout you career is essential.