Meet the Team

Building the best team of wedding professionals is one of our passions. Every designer/coordinator at your event was hand picked for you. 


Kat Gaines

Owner /Lead Coordinator 

Kat has been a leader in the event industry for the last 8 years. She LOVES  event planning and design. She is humbled by how many brides and grooms have included her in their wedding day.  

When not at a cake tasting, she is enjoying spending time with children or drinking wine and watching reality tv. 

Whitney P


Lead Coordinator / Lead Designer 

Whitney has been a irreplaceable part of the KGE team for years. Her love for great design is apparent in all her work. She is excited to get to plan her own dream wedding as she marries her best friend Jack in October 2018. 

Jessica G


Lead Floral / Assistant Coordinator

To say that Jessica loves flowers is a understatement! She is a essential part of the team and takes the lead on most floral projects.  

Emiley M


Lead coordinator

Emiley has been in the event planning industry for years. The her organization and coordination knowledge, brings a level of ease to every event she plans. 

Bailey P


Coordination Assistant

Bailey started as a intern in early 2018 and quickly moved up to a assistant.  She is currently in school at SEMO for event planning.  Her positive attitude and attention to detail makes her a perfect fit on the KGE team. 

Tabby G


Coordination Assistant 

Tabby has been with the team for two years. Her bubbly personality and infectious smile would destress any bride. Tabby is a true animal lover and can be seen arriving with the bride and grooms four legged friends for pictures at most weddings. 

Jessica S


Coordination Assistant 

Jessica is currently a junior at UMSL.  She loves to get to be a part of so many special days. She is always ready to jump in and do whatever it takes to make the day perfect!