team

team

Team Overview

Our executive team works together to create a healthy ecosystem of support that encourages growth and unconventional ways of thinking. They use their extensive industry knowledge to produce ongoing products and partnerships that contribute to the success of PROSE Nails.

Nate McFarland
CEO

Nate spent 18 years as an executive at Wells Fargo overseeing multiple states and employees in the finance department. After his tenure at Wells Fargo, Nate saw opportunity to bring Massage Envy to the Hawaiian Islands where he opened 5 locations. Nate continued his focus in franchising and developed the Orange Theory Fitness brand in Iowa overseeing 11 locations. Before becoming the CEO of PROSE Nails, Nate acquired the rights to develop in Maryland, Virginia, DC, and Hawaii.

favorite service

I love to go with my daughters to get pedicures – the Just for Kids Signature Pedicure, and I get the Express Pedicure with a CBD massage.

Lisa Williams
VP Retail + Innovation

Lisa is a creative, strategic leader delivering bottom line growth with experience in manufacturing, distribution, global marketing, brand development and retail strategy.  Lisa joined Estee Lauder Companies over 30 years ago focusing her energy as a senior executive working as a strategic partner with multiple retail chains, integrating Canada with the US market and leading the company in sales growth.   Lisa moved her energies into the spa business leading multiple brands through rebranding and global distribution efforts.  Lisa has been instrumental in developing world class Manicure and Pedicure services for PROSE Nails and leading hotel spas in the US and Mexico.  Lisa also serves as a PROSE Nails Board Member.

favorite service

I use my hands all day, whether on my computer or playing pickleball, so I need a manicure that is going to last.  My go to PROSE service is always our long lasting Signature Powder Dip Manicure.

Beau Citron
VP Operations

Beau has a comprehensive background in law, operations, and overall business. While studying law Beau got his first taste of franchising with Massage Envy where he learned business systems and franchise operations. After many successful years practicing civil litigation, Beau was ready to reactivate his entrepreneurial spirit in franchising and operations. Beau is a founding equity investor and the first employee of the PROSE Nails brand. Beau oversees the entire operation of a PROSE Nails location and drives the brand successfully forward.

favorite service

I love the hand rejuvenating mask!

Savannah Thrall
Operations Manager

Savannah is a seasoned operations veteran with proven results in sales and revenue. Savannah began her franchising career at Massage Envy where she was a regional trainer for 5 locations in the Hawaiian Islands and supported the number one location in the entire network, working directly with the owner and former Massage Envy Franchisee of the Year. Savannah then joined PROSE Nails and oversaw the corporate and flagship location. Savannah operated the flagship location with leading results in sales and active member growth. Savannah now supports the entire PROSE Nails network by inspiring and leading results to profitable revenue growth.

favorite service

My favorite service is a long-lasting Gel Manicure! I spend most of the day using my hands and typing and it’s the best way to treat myself.

Ashlye Begay
National Artist Educator

With a love and passion for nails, Ashlye joined the PROSE Nails team after working as a nail technician for more than 4 years. Ashlye is a star at the PROSE Nails flagship location and now supports the entire PROSE Nails network as part of the National Artist team.

favorite service

As an artist my favorite service is to add on a CBD massage to my manicure, not only to relax and relieve tension but also to preserve my nails while working!

Greg Esgar
CFO

Greg has decades of franchise experience. Greg was the Chief Financial Officer for Massage Envy; he oversaw the entire network as they transformed the industry. Greg oversaw three different private equity ownership transactions for the Massage Envy brand. Greg has a fantastic reputation in the franchise industry and has experience with brands such as Burger King and BrightStar Care. Greg oversees the entire financial and compliance arm of the brand.

favorite service

I look forward to adding THE TOTAL DETOX treat to my Signature Pedicure.

Anna McGraw
National Artist Educator

Anna is a licensed Nail Technician with more than 8 years of experience in the beauty industry.  After owning her own salon for many years, Anna joined the PROSE Nails team at the flagship location. Anna quickly became a leader within the boutique specializing in gel application, powder dip services and nail art. Anna’s professionalism and talent led her to joining the National Artist team specializing in training and education.

favorite service

As an artist, I really like the combination of the detoxifying charcoal leg mask and CBD eye treatment. I’ve customized this service to really help me to relax after a long day of traveling and training so I can feel refreshed and reduce swelling on my tired feet. 

Ronn Wadsworth
Regional Operations + Training Director

Ronn has over 10 year’s experience in franchising and membership. He has an operations and training background. While also a previous franchise owner himself, Ronn oversaw multi regions and multi units in franchising. He oversaw 72 locations and over 2,000 team members, achieving over $100M in sales in 2020. On a daily basis, Ronn supports the network on systems and training to improve execution.

favorite service

I enjoy going for the Cleanse + Exfoliate Facial at our Beauty Bar – afterwards I feel refreshed, relaxed and ready for anything.

Aaron Lee
Head of Marketing

Aaron has spent 30+ years serving in leadership roles across the marketing, creative and technology industries and 20 years ago founded iluma Agency, an award-winning digital marketing agency. With more than 12 years of partnering with franchise brands of every size and industry, and also serving 10+ years in leadership with the global Entrepreneurs’ Organization, Aaron brings a unique and broad professional experience set to work for PROSE Nails.

favorite service

I enjoy going to PROSE with the whole family and splurging on treats for everyone! The callus reducer is my recent favorite.

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