Austin Area Weddings
Current Job Title: Wedding Officiant
Current Job Description: Bringing years of experience, tips, ideas and suggestions to couples to assist in making their ceremony truly special.
How long have you been at your current job? 5 years
Please list some previous experience you feel has helped you prepare for a career in the events industry? I have pastored churches, been the store director for several national companies and absolutely LOVE people!
What’s your favorite thing about the event industry? The people!
Why did you join ILEA? Networking
What have you enjoyed the most about ILEA? The people!
Best advice you have for others or have been given? Be true to yourself and love others.
Favorite thing to do when you are not working? Hanging out with my wife.
Most Recent Vacation Spot? Branson, MO
Favorite Austin Experience? Lake Travis
Favorite Austin Restaurant/Hang out spot? Favorite food? Top Golf. Steak!
Any mentors or people who inspire you, you look up to – industry or non-industry? My big brother Stephen Simmons (Owner of Idoceremonies.org)
NOW FOR THE FUN QUESTIONS –
What is the neatest place you have ever visited? Chichicastenango in Guatemala
If you won a million dollars, what is the first thing you would buy? Lake house!
Who / What is your dream client or event? Officiating a big name celebrity wedding.
If you could go anywhere in the world, where would you go? Greece
What is a unique fact about you? I can juggle! : )
What is the weirdest place / person you have ever done an event or request for? Hippie Hollow wedding!