Director of Events
Shelly enjoys working with clients to create an event and bring it to life, one step at a time. Her job involves thinking outside the box every day to come up with a fresh perspective and ideas for events. She makes sure all events — from a corporate party for thousands to a non-profit fundraiser gala — go smoothly. This means everything from putting the final touches on decor, to managing staff on-site, to keeping the program running on time, to orchestrating dozens of vendors with set-up and tear down. Shelly’s talent and years of experience in the event industry on a global scale help create events that are unique and exceed our
Shelly is a Mizzou grad with a degree in business administration and an emphasis in marketing. She has worked in all facets of event management: as a travel director for Maritz Travel, a convention services manager at a five-star hotel in Utah during the 2002 Winter Olympics, with the St. Louis Convention & Visitors Association for city-wide conventions and conferences, and as a meeting planner for Experient specializing in logistics of planning conventions and trade shows. Shelly finally came back home to mid-Missouri and focused on local event planning. Shelly is passionate about traveling and hopes to get back on the road soon!