Meet Amanda

Amanda is the owner and lead planner at Embrace the Day Events.  Amanda’s flair for fun and expert organizational skills will help you embrace every moment of your special day!  Her enthusiasm and outgoing personality will instantly put you at ease.  After working with a local wedding planner for several years, her love for working with couples led her to start her own event planning business.  Amanda is passionate about her work – her can do attitude will help make your special day unforgettable and flawless.

Amanda has a BBA in Marketing from the University of Oklahoma.  She served as a college intern for Walt Disney World and The Make-A-Wish Foundation of North Texas.  Upon graduating, Amanda became the Customer Relations & Marketing Manager for Toyota of Irving and simultaneously started her career as an event planner.

A Few of Amanda’s Favorite Things :

Spending time with her family, especially her new baby boy, Grayson | Getting a good mani & pedi | Playing with her pup, Charlie | Making new friends | Wearing statement necklaces | Eating Mexican food | Traveling

As a newlywed, I know first-hand how important and special your wedding day is.  It’s a day that you will always remember and I want to make sure you’re able to embrace every single second.

Meet Taylor

Taylor is a lead wedding & event planner at Embrace the Day Events and has been working with the team since the beginning.  Her calm and joyful spirit, paired with her amazing organizational skills and event planning experience make her a perfect fit for Embrace the Day Events.  Taylor’s passion for special events and her attention to detail are sure to make your wedding or event a smooth, and remarkable experience.

Taylor is a recent grad from Drury University with a BA in Psychology and Religion. She was involved with numerous campus organizations that required her to plan and create events, including Vice President of Membership for her sorority Zeta Tau Alpha and President of the Residence Life Association. She currently works for Parkland Memorial Hospital while simultaneously advancing her career as a wedding and event planner.

A Few of Taylor’s Favorite Things :

Spending time with loved ones | Adventuring | The Outdoors | Celebrating the 4th of July | Eating enchiladas | Meeting new people | Attending sporting events | Laying in hammocks

Throughout my special event planning experience, I’ve learned that organization, communication and a great team of vendors are the key to a seamless day.  As your planner, I want you to enjoy the planning experience along with your wedding or event day and will guide you in the direction to achieving the event of your dreams!

Meet Halley

Halley is a lead planner and administrative assistant at Embrace the Day Events. Her upbeat and positive personality combined with her organizational skills have made her an amazing addition to the Embrace the Day team. Halley’s bubbly demeanor makes her seem like a part of you family almost instantly. That, paired with her attention to detail & creativity, is sure to make your wedding or event a spectacular experience for everyone involved.

Halley has recently earned a B.B.A. concentrating in Entrepreneurship from the University of North Texas. While attending college, she served as Vice President for her sorority Zeta Tau Alpha, and fell in love with her passion for event planning. Halley currently works for the City of Denton while pursuing her dream in the wedding and event industry.

A Few of Halley’s Favorite Things :
Making memories with loved ones | Doing Hot Yoga | Drinking Iced Coffee | Reading a good book | Baking homemade chocolate chip cookies | Going on walks with her dog, Jasper | Vinyl Records | Chips and guacamole

In this day and age, it’s easy to get lost in the hustle & bustle. As your planner, I want to make sure you are able to enjoy the entire planning process and truly embrace your time leading up to the event that will leave you with lifelong memories.