Mary Jane is a native of Salisbury, North Carolina. She has planned events for over ten years. Mary Jane has coordinated cocktail parties, fundraisers, corporate events, weddings, rehearsal dinners, birthday parties, church events, reunions and more.
She obtained her Bachelor of Science in interior design from Appalachian State University. In addition to interior design, she also focused her studies on art and marketing. After graduating from ASU, she moved to 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 and managing an event space of her own. She has used her extensive experience in the event industry to create the ideal event space for just about any type of event.
Outside of work
Aside from managing Studio 215, Mary Jane enjoys giving back to the community through the local animal shelter (FAPS – Fayetteville Animal Protection Society), Fayetteville Garden Club, Fayetteville Young Professionals, and Operation Inasmuch.
She is happily married to her husband, Hollis, and enjoys spending time with her daughter, Addie, and her two furry children, Finley & Ruthie.