Born and raised in Oregon, Carrie grew up enjoying all that the Willamette Valley has to offer. She studied Education at Western Oregon University before moving to Bend, where she discovered her destiny in design. In 2010, Carrie moved to Portland to study at the Floral Design Institute and pursue a love of floral design. While she continued nurturing her passion as a wedding and event floral designer, she discovered her love for coordinating. As Carrie began planning private special events, she was pushed to explore a career in the wedding industry beyond just florals.
Carrie has an obsession with detail and organization, and a strong eye for design and color. Coordinating weddings for Bridal Bliss is the icing on the cake for her and a true fit to her personality. Clients love her calming yet take charge demeanor and zest for life.
Outside of planning, Carrie loves to spend time outdoors with her sons Isaac and Monte, and energetic beagle Ace. She loves running, hiking, traveling and trying new restaurants!