Wedding Planning & Design
From her time working at renowned art and antique galleries in New Orleans to styling clients, merchandising and display design at Anthropologie, Hillary has developed a signature style and creative eye that is an invaluable asset to brides-to-be at Sainte Terre. Her work has been featured in The Knot, Style Me Pretty, Junebug Weddings and more. She has also been named one of the top area Coordinators and Designers by Locals Love Us. Hillary works to stay up to date on all the latest trends, while staying true to Southern tradition. She will help to make your event a reflection of YOU, down to the smallest of details. She makes the impossible possible and is truly a bride's best friend!
Our floral designers known throughout the South for their creativity, attention to detail and unique style. With floral creations that have been featured in The Knot, June Bug Weddings, Style Me Pretty, Aisle Society and Something Turquoise . . . just to name a few . . . our florists are sure to bring your floral dreams to life for your wedding day. At Sainte Terre, it's not just floral arranging, it's true artistry.
Director of Photography
One of the area’s most in-demand photographers - now only available at Sainte Terre! Christi's photography journey started at the ripe old age of 15 when her parents have her a camera as a Christmas present. She has been hooked ever since. Christi studied Fine Art Photography at Louisiana Tech University in Ruston, LA, received her BFA in 2010, and began her photography business shortly after. She has dabble in almost every type of photography there is, but her heart has been in portraiture from the start. She loves showing clients a new perspective of themselves - and has an eye for capturing the love and emotion between brides, grooms and their friends/families on their wedding day.
Born and raised in Louisiana, Micahla learned to love natural light and all things French inspired. She began to photograph weddings & sessions in 2011, and fell in love with people in love. Family is everything to her. She loves her life with husband, Austin, and dogs Teal, Banjo and Norah. Micahla and Austin were married in 2015 at Sainte Terre, making her intimately familiar with every picturesque spot on the property. She specializes in natural light photography and brings out the beauty of every bride.
Lauren rinaudo Meyer
Also a Sainte Terre bride, Lauren's bright and bubbly spirit - and eye for detail - made her the perfect addition to round out the photography team at Sainte Terre. Lauren knows just what intimate shots to capture that will leave lasting memories for our couples and their families.
Growing up in NWLA under the fine tutelage of proper Southern ladies, it is not hard to see how Holly developed a love for all things food. After graduating from TCU with a degree in nutrition and the prestigious French Culinary Institute in New York City, Holly has spent years working in culinary media and production. She has had the pleasure to work on-set for the Bravo TV network, to develop cookbooks and recipes for The Katie Brown Workshop, Country Living Magazine, Master Chef Alain Ducasse, Emmy winning Executive Producer Lauren Deen, Kroger Grocery Stores and even Duck Dynasty's Miss Kay. Her love of food and family translates into every dish she prepares. She will ensure your wedding menu will be one of a kind and truly memorable.
Cakes by Sweetie Cakes
A wedding cake should be more than beautiful, it should also be yummy! Jeanne is able to make this happen for every bride and groom she bakes for. With traditional cake flavors like lemon and classic white, she also offers rich chocolate, fruit fillings and more! Her designs range from classic to modern and her custom groom's cakes are sure to display the groom's personality in the most delicious way!
Dj Jay Whatley and Dance Express DJ
There's no need to worry about keeping your guests entertained, we've got that covered, too! Our in-house DJ professionals will spin tunes that are perfect for your crowd. Do you have a special song or a list of favorites? They'll play them! They'll also announce all of the exciting events of the evening. This is sure to take your wedding to the 'next level'.
For any event you are planning, you want Derek on your team. Derek has worked in the hospitality industry for over 20 years. He has opened restaurants and planned A-List events nationwide for such groups as Planet Hollywood and the Les Halles Restaurant Group, and has owned two of his own establishments at world famous Breckenridge and Keystone ski resorts in Colorado. From service to staff, his experience is key in helping to create a flawless event from start to finish.