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About Us

"Crafting Extraordinary Moments: Our Journey of Passion and Personalized Event Planning"

Welcome to Magnolia Event Planning and Design! We are a team of passionate event planners and designers who believe that every celebration deserves to be extraordinary. Our journey began with a shared love for creating beautiful and unforgettable experiences for our clients.

It all started when our founder, Whitney Dexter, discovered her passion for event planning through the years designing and organizing all types of events for friends, family and close associates.  This passion was exacerbated while organizing her own wedding. Inspired by the joy and excitement that comes with bringing people together, she decided to turn her passion into a profession. With a keen eye for detail and a natural talent for organization and design, she embarked on a mission to create truly exceptional events.

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Our Story

As our reputation grew, so did our team. Each member of our team brings a unique set of skills and expertise, but we all share a common goal – to exceed our clients' expectations and make their visions come to life. We believe that every event should be a reflection of our clients' personalities and desires, which is why we take the time to listen, understand, and collaborate closely with each client.

From intimate gatherings to grand celebrations, we approach each event with the same level of dedication and enthusiasm. We believe that no detail is too small and that every element contributes to the overall experience. Whether it's selecting the perfect venue, designing stunning floral arrangements, or coordinating entertainment, we handle every aspect of the planning process with meticulous care.

What sets us apart is our commitment to providing a personalized and stress-free planning experience. We believe that our clients should be able to enjoy their special day without worrying about the logistics. Our team's expertise and extensive network of trusted vendors allow us to seamlessly execute every event, ensuring that everything runs smoothly from start to finish.

Meet The Team

A picture of the founder of Magnolia Event Planning & Design wearing a beautiful blue dress. Whitney Dexter
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Planning and Design Assistant

Whitney Dexter | CWEP

Founder & CEO

Nikki Crouse
Danielle Ciocca

Lead Wedding Planner

Terrance Dexter

Office Manager | CMO

Designated hauler of stuff (Husband)

Elijah Dexter

Setup and Teardown Specialist

Liehanne Haltrich

Setup and Teardown Specialist

At Magnolia Event Planning and Design, we are honored to be a part of our clients' most cherished moments. We pour our hearts and souls into every event, treating it as if it were our own. Our greatest joy comes from seeing the smiles on our clients' faces and knowing that we have created memories that will last a lifetime.

We invite you to experience the difference with Magnolia Event Planning and Design. Let us take your vision and turn it into a reality, creating an event that will leave a lasting impression on you and your guests. Contact us today to begin your unforgettable journey!

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