Career Advisor & Lead Instructor
Since opening I Nailed It Academy, Shenika Blanding has consistently brought a passion and dedication to the school and students each day. Her experience makes her perfect as not only their owner and operator, but also the career advisor and lead instructor.
With over 9 years of experience specializing in perfectly structured acrylic nails, Kiki is a humble, energetic, driven powerhouse in this industry. A salon owner as well as a platform and published nail artist with multiple celebrity clientele. She aims to help guide the next generation of nail techs into success!
Crystal Sanders is knowledgeable and loves to share her expertise with students at I Nailed It Academy. As our Demo Instructor, she brings great value as member of the team. "I am the Owner/Operator of Crissy Shined Nails. I've been doing nails professionally for almost 4 years and specialize in sculptured gel nails. I love being able to create beautiful art on nails and I particularly pay attention to detail and focus on nail health. Being able to share my craft with students is amazing because I was once in that same seat."