Meet your planners

Laura McDonald - Founder/Planner

   As Founder of All Occasions Planning, Laura believes that the key to a flawlessly executed event is organization and attention to detail. She prides herself in spending time ensuring that every event gets the personalized attention it deserves. Laura has achieved dual Masters in Business from Webster University while working full time as a Business Analyst.  Her passion for planning began with her family.

  After marrying her high school sweetheart and having their two sons, Laura realized that she loved planning and organizing their family moments. Whether she was planning birthday parties, company events or family vacations she found great joy in making her events memorable for everyone. Laura is mostly known for her precise organization, dependability and impeccable attention to detail in all her events. 

   In Laura’s free time, you can find her volunteering at a couple of non-profit organizations, decorating her home, crafting homemade cards or most importantly enjoying time with her family and dogs! 

   All Occasions Planning is honored to share in each of our clients memorable events. We want to turn your vision into a worry free reality! 

Angela Simpson - Senior Planner

  Senior Planner, Angela Simpson, brings a fresh look on event planning. While working together as analysts, Laura and Angie soon realized they both loved to plan events.   

  When Angie is not working, you can find her spending time with her family and dogs, enjoying a glass of wine on the porch, listening to her  musician husband play or whipping up something tasty in the kitchen. 

Angie not only offers her expertise and style but shares her passion for planning in all of her events making it a memorable success!