Melissa is the owner and lead planner of Devoted To You. After working in early childhood education and as a dental assistant for 10 years, she decided to go after her true passion and dive into the world of weddings. Devoted To You was started with a big leap of faith (believe it or not we started on Craigslist!), a ton of hard work and long hours, a sprinkle of wild & crazy and a lot of heart. Melissa has been planning, coordinating and designing weddings in Pittsburgh and the surrounding areas for over eight years now and specializes in planning weddings for the creative & eclectic couple.
In addition to being a wedding planner she is:
A mother to three outgoing, strong willed and adventurous kids
An enthusiastic & spontaneous traveller
An avid CrossFitter
A lover of inspirational writing & motivational quotes
Aesthetic: Bold, eclectic, authentic
Favorite Quote: “You're supposed to start before you're ready and before you're good at it and that's how you get ready and that's how you get good at it"
Kristen was born in the states and then moved overseas when she was two years old and grew up spending time on the beach, living in a village within the jungle and attending missionary boarding school. She moved back to Pittsburgh in high school and been here since. She has been a lead coordinator with Devoted To You for almost four years now and brings creativity, attentiveness and organizational skills to each wedding she coordinates.
In addition to being a wedding coordinator she is:
A mother to one intelligent and sarcastic teenage boy
A healthy eater and gym enthusiast
A talented bad ass baker
An avid reader of romance novels
Aesthetic: Soft, Modern, Romantic
Favorite Quote: “Leave footprints and kindness wherever you go”