Our Barbers in Navy Yard, DC

A premier barbershop with top-notch barbers.

We're committed to always making you look your best.

The Bearded Goat Barber team is thrilled to be open in Navy Yard! We offer a full array of haircut styles, shape-ups, and grey blending. If a shave is what you’re looking for, we provide a relaxing straight razor hot towel shave. We also specialize in beard shaping and sculpting. Put your trust in us, and let our clippers and scissors do the work.

We’re a great place to get fresh and a sanctuary from the outside world. Everything at Bearded Goat Barber is personally curated by the team, from the music you hear to the classic cuts to the merchandise and gear. We hope you’ll become a part of the Bearded Goat Barber family.

Our Team

Eric Renfro

Co-Founder and Barber
Eric has been helping clients enjoy the “total barber experience” in the Ballston area since 2002. He has an eagerness and strong ability to stay current with the latest styles and trends, while remaining true to the classic styles as well. This ability has allowed him to provide superior service to a diverse clientele over many years. Eric loves to talk about sports, music, movies, and anything else pop culture or otherwise. A few passions of his include cycling, landscaping, and capturing sunrises and sunsets.

Jon Dodson

Co-Founder and Barber
Jon is thrilled to continue his passion for barbering in the Ballston neighborhood where he resides with his wife. Jon specializes in all aspects of barbering, especially beard trims, and has a vast knowledge of all products. The Bearded Goat beard oils and balms are personally handmade by Jon and include an olive oil made from his family’s olive grove in Greece. Jon has a love of travel and is always up-to-date on the local restaurant scene.

Scott Parker


Scott is an Arlington based, small business entrepreneur. Scott currently owns and operates four restaurants in Arlington, as well as other local businesses. Scott’s expertise lies in operations, branding, marketing, and management. Scott’s passions include nightlife, food and beverage, and health and wellness.

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Ken Quach

Co-Owner and Barber
Ken has 16 plus years of experience in the industry and is a versatile barber who specializes in fades and shaves. Ken is detail oriented and is passionate about hair. He grew up in Maryland and is a big Ravens fan who also follows the Orioles, Wizards, and Capitals. Ken is a huge foodie!

Riz Ahmed

Riz was born and raised in England and has been providing superior barber service to his clients since 2016. Riz specializes in classic haircuts including fades, tapers, and pompadours, which are always cut to look great with or without product. Riz enjoys being with his family as well as participating in fitness routines and relaxing with video games.

Steve Gary


Steve is ecstatic to continue his love of barbering with the Ballston community. He is passionate about providing an excellent and detailed service to each and every client. Steve enjoys providing the latest styles with a classic touch. He specializes in fades, tapers, and shaves. He is a California native and Laker fan. He enjoys traveling and exploring new restaurants.

Pantea Cannon


Pantea has 13 years of experience in the industry and is very passionate about barbering. She grew up in Europe and has an European style of cutting. Besides doing hair, Pantea loves to cook, enjoys fast cars, loves to travel and learn new languages. Also loves visiting breweries, wineries and restaurants.

Desmond Pygatt


Desmond, born and raised in Philadelphia, has over two decades of experience in
the barbering industry in addition to 15 plus years in men’s fashion industry. Since a young age, Desmond has always been fascinated with the arts, style and men’s grooming which fueled his passion for barbering. Desmond possess a keen eye for detail and specializes in fades, beard sculpting and straight razor clean finishing. In his spare time, Desmond enjoys traveling, spending time with family and live

Eric “Maverick” Burns

Eric “Maverick” Burns – MAV, originally from Philadelphia, has resided in the DMV area for the last 7 years. An Air Force veteran and third generation barber, MAV enjoys classic gentleman’s cuts and tapers. He enjoys reading, keeping up with current events, and staying active with his family and pups.

Here's what you should expect from our barbershop in Navy Yard.

Health & Safety Conscious

At BGB, we care for the safety of our customers and staff. That’s why we’re committed to following all CDC guidelines which include:
  • Sanitize workspace, tools, chair, capes, and waiting area
  • Masks are worn by everyone throughout the entire experience
  • Maintain proper hand washing consistently throughout the day


No matter what your style is, we will consistently deliver the quality that you expect when you sit in our chair.


Listen to music, check out some sports, have a casual conversation. It's the perfect place when you want to take a break.


We love what we do, but we're also seasoned professionals—expect only the best from our team.

Book your Appointment.

Schedule your appointment with any of our amazing barbers. We encourage you to book in advance, so check out our schedule and pick the day, time and barber that best fits you.

Want to join the Bearded Goat Team?

BGB is looking for skilled barbers for all locations! Do you have what it takes to be part of a great team? Apply today.