Mary Jane is a native of Salisbury, North Carolina. She coordinated hundreds of weddings, cocktail parties, non-profit fundraisers, corporate events, rehearsal dinners, birthday parties, church events, and reunions before opening the studio.
Mary Jane obtained her Bachelor of Science in interior design from Appalachian State University in Boone, NC. In addition to studying commercial and residential interior design, she also focused her studies on art and marketing. After graduating from ASU, she moved to Seville, Spain where she furthered her studies in art, art history, architecture, Flamenco, and Spanish. As a student of people and culture, she enjoys building relationships with her clients of all different backgrounds.
Mary Jane’s extensive career in catering, hospitality, design, and event planning have given her the perfect background for creating an event space of her own. She has used her experience in the event industry to create the ideal event space for just about any type of event.
Outside of work
Aside from Studio 215 Mary Jane does residential and commercial interior design and enjoys serving at the local animal shelter, church nursery, and the local women’s shelter.
Good coffee, traveling abroad, red wine, yoga, exploring Asheville, being outside, and warehouse weddings are her favorite. She is happily married and enjoys spending time with her daughters, Addison & LuLu, and her two furry children, Finley & Ruthie.