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Team Thomas’ 80th Birthday Luncheon
14 July 2018
Warner Robins, GA

Services Rendered for 110 Guests:
• Save-the-Date Announcement
• White Glove Invitation Service
• RSVP Processing
• Guest Management Service 
• Food and Beverage Support
• Script Development
• Emcee Support
• Venue Design
• Tablescape Designs (Head Table and Guest Tables)
• Linen Design and Support
• Program Development
• Slideshow Presentation
• Personalized Party Favor
• Customized Welcome Boxes for each hotel guest
• Specialty Pastry Chef Support
• Magician
• Photographic Support
• DJ Support by Legit One Productions at:  legitoneproductions.wixsite.com/djlee
• Prizes
• Post Event “Thank You” Acrostic for attendees

 

Team White’s 75th Birthday Gala

24 June 2017
Valdosta, GA

Services Rendered:
• Save-the-Date Announcement
• White Glove Invitation Service
• RSVP Processing
• Guest Management Service for 100
• Food and Beverage Support
• Script Development
• Emcee Support
• Venue Design
• Tablescape Designs (Head Table and Guest Tables)
• Floral Support
• Linen Design and Support
• Program Development
• Slideshow Presentation
• Personalized Party Favor (co-designer with local artisan, presentation concept and acquisition)
• Customized Welcome Boxes for each hotel guest
• Specialty Pastry Chef Support
• DJ Support by Legit One Productions at:  legitoneproductions.wixsite.com/djlee
• Photographic Support
• Prizes
• Post Event “Thank You” Acrostic for attendees
• Planning and Site Visits

 

Robins Regional Food Fest & Business Expo

2 May 2017

Warner Robins, GA

 

Event exhibitor showcasing Shon Barnwell Events to Middle Georgia and beyond!  Event held at the Museum of Aviation, Century of Flight Hangar.

 

 

Women of Vision 3000 Breast Cancer Awareness Event

22 April 2017
Warner Robins, GA

Services Rendered:
• Planning Schedule  
• Fundraising Sponsorship Correspondence Bundle
• Venue Décor Consultation

 

17th Annual Travel and Recreation Trade Show

23 March 2017

Robins Air Force Base

Warner Robins, GA

 

Vendor participant during annual trade show at Robins Air Force Base, one of the largest industrial complexes in Georgia.  Event typically hosts 25 vendors and is attended by 320+ visitors.

 

Brown-Wynn Agency Volunteer
9-12 March 2017
Phoenix, Arizona

Production Volunteer at the Black Enterprise 2017 Women of Power Summit.  More than 910 attendees will convene at the Arizona Grand Resort and Spa for the three-day event.

Services rendered:
• Giveaway Display Support
• Hospitality Management
• VIP Guest Support
• Event and Guest Greeter
• Seating | Usher Assistant
• Event Monitor
• Registration Support

• After Action Event Report
• Other duties as assigned

Youth Leadership Robins Region Class of 2017
1 March 2017

Robins Regional Chamber of Commerce
Warner Robins, GA

Developed and presented an Interactive 1.5-hour Business and Etiquette presentation to the Youth Leadership Robins Region 2017 Class of 26 emerging leaders.

Features:
• Dining Etiquette
• Manners for Social Situations
• Communication and Technology
• Dressing for Success
• Protocols for Business
• Prizes

 

IVMF VetSmallBiz Growth Challenge Semifinalist
5 January 2017

On-line Event


The Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University is proud to announce the VetSmallBiz Growth Challenge, developed for veteran entrepreneurs who are ready to take their business to the next level. This unique competition offers elite growth and pitch coaching prior to the competition finals.  Winners will receive exposure to a distinguished judging panel, access to capital—$100K in total to be awarded—and up to three months of individualized mentorship.  https://ivmf.syracuse.edu/veteran-and-family-resources/vetsmallbiz-growth-challenge/


Team Cruz Wedding Reception
December 2016
Secured venue rental at Celebrations Event Center.
Warner Robins, GA

V-WISE IGNITE
17-18 November 2016
Event Planning Volunteer
Savannah, GA

Recruited as a Veteran Women Igniting the Spirit of Entrepreneurship (V-WISE) Graduate Volunteer to facilitate the launch of the first-ever V-WISE IGNITE Event.  The event was hosted at the Hyatt Regency Harborside Center in Savannah. Efforts enabled 100 Women Veterans and Military Spouses who aspire to launch and grow businesses to turn ideas into sustainable business ventures.

Tasks included:
- Venue Set-up Team Member
- Registration
- Exhibitor Liaison
- Dining Liaison
- Expert Session Monitor
- Audience Facilitator during Panel Discussions
- Gift Presenter
- Survey Representative
- Strike Team Member
http://whitman.syr.edu/vwise/calendar.aspx

Robins Regional Chamber of Commerce
3-4 November 2016
Board Planning Retreat/Goals Conference (Attendee)
Warner Robins, GA

Entrepreneurial Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities
October 2016
University of Connecticut
School of Business
Hartford, CT
http://ebv.vets.syr.edu/

Team Robinson Birthday Party
August 2016
Secured venue rental at Celebrations Event Center.
Warner Robins, GA

Savannah Day Trip – Labor Day Weekend
3 September 2016
Savannah, GA

Trip features:
• Roundtrip Luxury Motor Coach support
• 1.5 hour Private Trolley Sightseeing Tour
• Free time | Lunch on your own
• 2 hour Dinner Entertainment Cruise
• Prizes
• Hospitality Management

 

Team Dean's Promotion Celebration
July 2016
Tampa, FL

Services rendered:
• Designed event invitation
• Created electronic e-Invite; managed guest listing and updates
• Outlined Base Access protocols for guests
• Established hotel group block
• Designed themed Tablescape for Head Table and Guest Tables
• Drafted Sequence of Events for ceremony accommodating 60 people
• Hospitality support planning and coordination
• Special presentation planning and coordination
• Shuttle support planning and coordination
• Created Day #2 event itinerary for guests

Vision Board Workshop
9 July 2016
Warner Robins, GA

Ideal for high school seniors and college students, our Vision Board Workshop will help participants identify their "BIG" dream; manage expectations; create an effective visualization tool; activate the Law of Attraction.

2016 Jeff Smith Automotive Independence Day Celebration
1 July 2016
McConnell Talbert Stadium
Warner Robins, GA

Invited by the Warner Robins Convention and Visitors Bureau Executive Director to serve as Project Manager of Volunteer Coordination efforts inside the venue.  As the Volunteer Coordinator, efficiently and effectively defined project scope, objectives, staffing, resources and deliverables.

Duties executed:
- Effectively created project information and accurately established project scope; 100% volunteer fill rate
- Successfully lead and managed a team of 25 volunteers; team facilitated safe and enjoyable event for 20,000+
- Solved critical issues in a time-sensitive environment; quick action prevented loss of revenue for six food vendors
- Devised risk management plan; lead team meeting/vetted inquiries/identified interventions--zero mishaps at event
- Maintained communication with key stakeholders; sustained open communication/delivered After Action Report

Comments:
“Thank you Shon for your hard work and dedication to make sure that this side of IDC16 was handled professionally and properly!” – Mandy Stella, Executive Assistant, Mayors Office.

“Thank you, Shon, for your extraordinary effort in coordinating, communicating and implementing a well-thought-out plan for the volunteers.  There were a lot of moving parts leading up to a very hot day that culminated in the concert and fireworks celebration.  The event was described by many as being the best ever produced – in large part to your efforts with the volunteer team.  I cannot thank you enough for stepping up to the plate with the CVB staff and city-wide team.  It truly was a team effort that delivered such a successful community event.”  – Marsha Priest Buzzell, Executive Director, Warner Robins Convention and Visitors Bureau.

7-Night Western Caribbean Cruise
12-19 June 2016

Caribbean


Ports of call includes: Orlando (Port Canaveral), Florida; Labadee, Haiti; Falmouth, Jamaica; George Town, Grand Cayman; and Cozumel, Mexico.  Coordinated Cruise booking, Hospitality Services and Guest Management Support.  Partnered with McCormick Travel, Jennifer Edwards, Centerville, GA.

In addition to the amazing fellowship, laughter, destinations and fun, other highlights include:

Gifts presented during our adventure included:
• Guest Contact Cards with Badge Holders and Lanyards
• Cruise 2016 Jams CDs
• Cozumel "Rainforest" Survival Kit
• Autographed copies of The Transformation Hour by Jay Jackson - Father's Day Gifts
• Gentlemen = The Mask We Live In DVD and Acrostic Note Card
• Ladies = Homemade Love by J. California Cooper and Acrostic Note Card
• Young Ladies = GirlRising DVD and Acrostic Note Card

 

Individual Prizes valued between $40 and $380 were presented for:
• Word RoundUp Challenge via Facebook - Brooke Okorley
• 1st to RSVP for Cruise - Darrel and Flo Ford
• 1st to RSVP for Shamrock Surprise - Russ and Kenya Robinson
• 1st to RSVP for Travel Club - Joe and Diane Lewis
• Surprise Guest Drawing - Brooke Okorley
• Who Is It? Match Contest (on-board) - Diane Lewis

 

Travel Club items included:
• Welcome Box
• Complimentary Beverage at Dinner
• Champagne Toast
• Wine Glass Memento
• Voyage T-Shirt
• Basketball Tournament Medal
• Group Excursion Coordination

 

Reviews:

Posted by Michelle Branch – Shon Barnwell Events website:  “I would to like thank Shon Barnwell Events for the wonderful time I had on the June 2016 7- day Western Caribbean Cruise. I had a great time fellowshipping with friends and meeting new ones. I look forward to future cruises and other travel opportunities with Shon Barnwell Events, LLC. Everyone is someone with Shon Barnwell Events!”

Posted by Pamela Lewis – via Email:  "My husband and I were two of the beautiful souls who joined 12 others on this glorious 7-night Western Caribbean Cruise. We had the most amazing time and enjoyed all the shows, laughter, dinners shared, group excursions, and new friends we encountered along the way. It was all made possible by the Event Director/Organizer, Shon Barnwell.  If you desire a well planned and organized time away from work/daily life, I highly recommend using Shon Barnwell Events to help you plan your next getaway. You won't regret it!"

Posted by Brook Okorley – Facebook:  “I was invited to tag along on the 7-Night Western Caribbean Cruise. This was my first cruise, and I absolutely LOVED it. Mrs. Shon is such an extraordinary event planner. Never did I have a sense of boredom while on the cruise. Mrs. Shon is the most creative person I have ever met. Whether it be attention to detail or the numerous gifts, she always keeps you on your toes. While on the cruise, I had the pleasure of meeting a host of new extended family, and I am grateful for that. This cruise was an event of a lifetime, and I thoroughly enjoyed myself. I wholly recommend Shon Barnwell Events, LLC and the marvelous leader Shon Barnwell to plan your next event to any and everyone!”

Posted by Darrel Ford – Facebook:  “Went on 7-day cruise through Shon Barnwell Events, LLC. Had a great time throughout entire cruise!! Ms. Barnwell ensured everything down to the smallest detail was taken care with style and elegance. Class act hands down! Will always cherish this vacation thanks to Shon Barnwell Events! Thank you Shon!!!”

Team Ruiz Quinceanera Celebration
18 June 2016
Secured venue rental at Celebrations Event Center.
Warner Robins, GA

Team Holloway Family Reunion Banquet
11 June 2016
Secured venue rental at Celebrations Event Center.
Warner Robins, GA

Eagle Wing Ministries Event
7-10 June 2016
Secured venue rental at Celebrations Event Center.
Warner Robins, GA

Team Williams Wedding Reception
21 May 2016
Secured venue rental at Celebrations Event Center.
Warner Robins, GA

Children's Best Learning Center Graduation
19 May 2016
Secured venue rental at Celebrations Event Center.
Warner Robins, GA

Houston County Career Academy
17 May 2016
Etiquette Presentation
Warner Robins, GA

Developed and presented an Interactive 1-hour Etiquette presentation to 15 future youth business leaders and entrepreneurs at the Houston County Career Academy.  Warner Robins, GA.  See review at "Guestbook".

Featured Topics:
• Everyday Manners
• Communication and Technology
• Social Events
• Business Communications
• Prizes presented

 

Super Business After Hours Expo
12 May 2016
Warner Robins, GA


Event exhibitor showcasing Shon Barnwell Events to Middle Georgia and beyond!  Event held at the Museum of Aviation, Century of Flight Hangar.

Leadership Robins Region Class 2016
10 May 2016
Warner Robins, GA


Presented a 2.5-hour Diversity presentation to 19 Leadership Robins Region 2016 Class Members.  Robins Regional Chamber of Commerce.  Teamed up with Jay Jackson, the Transformation Architect at: www.mrjayjackson.com/


Team Cherry Baby Shower
30 April 2016
Secured venue rental at Celebrations Event Center.
Warner Robins, GA

Women of Vision 3000 Breast Cancer Awareness Event
23 April 2016
Warner Robins, GA

Coordinated venue selection, décor and themed tablescapes for 100 guests.  Secured venue rental at Celebrations Event Center.
• Venue Selection
• Budget Management
• Contract Negotiation/Management
• Venue Décor and Themed Tablescapes

 

Comments from Host and Women of Vision 3000 Founder and CEO, Mrs. Brenda Richardson:

"Thanks Shon, you are the greatest.  You helped me make my event be successful with your beautiful decorations. Shon we will continue to let you make us shine. Love you sis. Thanks for your donation to WOV."

Vision Board Workshop
9 April 2016
Warner Robins, GA

Jay Jackson's expert facilitation emphasized to the group that:
1. They are powerful beyond measure.
2. They are brilliant, gorgeous, talented and fabulous.
3. Playing small does not serve the world.

 

The Workshop:
• Enhanced Self Awareness
• Unlocked Greatness
• Set Big, Hairy, Audacious Goals

 

"Super thanks to Shon Barnwell Events, LLC for planning & executing a phenomenal experience. Shon Barnwell is a divine spirit that delivers increase to all she comes in contact with." Jay Jackson

Partnered with Jay Jackson (http://www.mrjayjackson.com/) to host a Vision Board Workshop for 20 people.  Secured and decorated venue rental at Celebrations Event Center.  Attendees provided snacks, lunch and all workshop materials.

Team Turner 60th Birthday Celebration
2 April 2016
Secured venue rental at Celebrations Event Center.
Warner Robins, GA

See comments from Host, Ms. Qwantel Turner at "Guestbook."  The following review was posted on Celebrations Event Center Facebook:  "I would like to thank Celebrations Event Center-Russell Parkway for such a beautiful venue! If you all are in Warner Robins,GA you MUST choose this as your venue. Mrs. Shon Barnwell was absolutely wonderful!"

Hope Ministries Event
18 March 2016
Secured venue rental at Celebrations Event Center.
Warner Robins, GA

Team Hargett's Wedding Reception
12 March 2016
Warner Robins, GA

Executing all phases of design and venue layout for a Wedding Reception for 72 guests.  Secured event rental at Celebrations Event Center in Warner Robins, GA.

Team Finch Sweet 16 Birthday Celebration
5 March 2016
Secured venue rental at Celebrations Event Center.  Venue set-up and linen support.
Warner Robins, GA

Robins Regional Youth Leadership Group
10 February 2016
Etiquette Presentation
Warner Robins, GA

Developed and presented an Interactive 1-hour Etiquette presentation to the Youth Leadership Robins Region 2015 Class of 30 emerging leaders.  Warner Robins, GA.

Featured Topics:
• Everyday Manners
• Communication and Technology
• Social Events
• Business Cards
• Presented "Thank You" Notes and Prizes

Eagle Wing Ministries Event
4-6 February 2016
Secured venue rental at Celebrations Event Center.
Warner Robins, GA

Hatcher Estates Homeowner's Association Meeting
2 February 2016
Secured venue rental at Celebrations Event Center.
Warner Robins, GA

Lunch for 2 at Celebrations Event Center
1-29 February 2016
Warner Robins, GA

To showcase our love for the Warner Robins Community, Celebrations Event Center and Shon Barnwell Events presented … Lunch for 2 - each week in February a winner and their guest were treated to an hour-long lunch from Subway in a private setting at our venue.  Participants emailed their name and contact number to kwcelebrations@gmail.com.  Winners were announced every Monday via Facebook.  Photos posted.   

V-WISE Conference
29-31 January 2016
Charlotte, NC
http://whitman.syr.edu/vwise/

Team McClain 50th Birthday Bash
16 January 2016
Secured  venue rental at Celebrations Center.
Warner Robins, GA

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.
20 December 2015
Central Georgia Technical College
Warner Robins, GA

Developed and presented an Interactive 1-hour presentation on Leadership Development, Community Action and Advocacy to young ladies participating in the Delta Academy and Gems program.   Warner Robins, GA.

Features:

• Leadership Traits
• Leadership in Action
• Defining Your Legacy
• Action vs. Motion
• Advocacy
• Prizes

Team Campbell Thanksgiving Dinner Event
26 November 2015
Secured  venue rental at Celebrations Event Center.
Warner Robins, GA

Celebrations Event Center
11 November 2015
Event Center Manager
Warner Robins, GA

Boys and Girls Social and Dinner
3 November 2015
Designed theme for a Fall Feast - allowed 42 students to apply etiquette skills.

Features:
• Themed Activities for Celebration
• White Glove Invitation Service
• Decor and Venue Set-up
• Protocol Support
• Prizes
Comments from Program Coordinator, Naomi Lassiter:

"Thank you so much for the extravagant event you put together for the boys and girls at FMMS. This was truly the most elegant event that I have seen for a school social. The boys and girls loved every intricate detail that was put into the evening, from beginning to the end. The small details like the signing in, the table setting, the activities for the evening were all truly spectacular. You thought of every single detail that could and did make this an event to be remembered and talked about for years to come. I thank you from the bottom of my heart for making these boys and girls have the experience of a lifetime. You have an amazing gift for event planning and you're truly Blessed with a talent for making others feel important."

2015 Delta Mu Delta Biennial Conference
October 2015
Kansas City, MO
Scholarship Recipient and Individual Student Competitor

Fall in Love with Jazz Benefit Dinner, Dance and Auction
October 2015 - Cancelled

Team Wright Retirement Cookout and Gender Reveal
September 2015
Executed retirement cookout for Purple Heart Recipient; and gender reveal for hosts and 50 guests a local clubhouse.

Features:
• Designed Event Flyers and Brochures
• Themed Activities for Celebration
• Décor and Venue Set-up
• Gender Reveal Activities
• Entertainment Support
• Catering Support
• Emcee
• DJ Support by by Legit One Productions at:  legitoneproductions.wixsite.com/djlee

 

Family Promise of Greater Houston County Fundraising
July to Dec 2015

7-Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise
July 2015

Caribbean


Assembled 15 Guests for 7-night Eastern Caribbean Cruise on Royal Caribbean’s Independence of the Seas ship. Ports of call include:  Fort Lauderdale, Florida; San Juan, Puerto Rico; Phillipsburg, St. Maarten, Basseterre, St. Kitts.  Coordinated all Hospitality Services and Guest Management Support.  Partnered with McCormick Travel, Jennifer Edwards, Centerville, GA.

Each guest traveled more than 3,000 miles over the past week from Florida, Georgia, Michigan, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia for a week of fun in the sun!

Highlights included a pre-voyage Polynesian Dinner Show, Arrival Welcome Boxes, In-Cabin Hospitality Treat, On-board Credit, Sports Tournament Prizes, Dining Arrangements, Birthday Surprise, Father’s Day Greetings and Group Gatherings.

Reviews:

“Shon gave each guest room to relax on the cruise with the right amount of group activities for fun. I truly can’t wait until the next opportunity to vacation with good people!”

“We had a great time! When’s the next trip?!!!”

“Thank you Shon for arranging such a wonderful week on the high seas with an amazing group of people!”

“Thank you Shon for an amazing time as always!”

“Thank you for planning such a wonderful trip!!!”

I thank each of you for the generosity of your time, the new memories and ALL the comic relief!

Bachelor Party Consultancy Support
June 2015
Organized 3-day event for 8 Bachelor Party Attendees traveling from multiple cities.  Devised an executable plan for the Best Man.  Atlanta, GA.

Features:
• First-class Lodging Support
• 14-hour Limousine Service
• Jazz Concert
• Street Festival Event
• Georgia Aquarium Adventure
• Dinner at an A-List Restaurant with Live Band
• Exclusive VIP Service at Atlanta’s Hottest Nightclub
• WNBA Game with Private Party Suite and Catered Meal
• Breakfast Support (3rd day)

Graduation Celebration
May 2015
Warner Robins, GA.

 

Planned  and executed a high school graduate's celebration luncheon for 36 guests at Courtyard by Marriott.


Features:
• Designed, published and assembled 80 Invitation Suites
• Food and Beverage Support
• Luxury Motor Coach Charter (to/from Perry Fairgrounds)
• Customized Welcome boxes for all hotel guests
• Themed Departure Gifts and Prizes
• Circle of Love Ceremony with Personalized Certificates
• 20-minute Slideshow Presentation
• Featured Soloist
• Game Night Event

 

Strategic Planning Event – Luncheon Support
April 2015

Warner Robins, GA


Arranged catering support for the Phoenix Center’s Annual Strategic Planning Meeting for 25 doctors, counselors, directors, and behavioral scientists.  Devised theme, created dining room experience at local off-site location.  Coordinated all food and beverage support, venue set-up, design and décor.   

Team Gray Retirement Celebration
April 2015

Warner Robins, GA


Devised and executed Retirement Celebration for 102 guests at the Courtyard by Marriott for Department of the Air Force Civilian member to honor 32-year career.  Events included all Hospitality Services for on-and off-base guests, Guest Management Services; designed, published and assembled 135 invitation suites.   


Features:
• White Glove Invitation Service
• Guest Management Services
• Customized Welcome Boxes for all hotel guests
• Food and Beverage Support
• DJ Support by Legit One Productions at:  legitoneproductions.wixsite.com/djlee
• Photographic Support
• Themed Activities for Celebration
• Featured Soloist
• Protocol Support
• Prizes
• Post-event “Thank You” Acrostic for attendees

 

Team Anastasie Retirement Event with Meet and Greet
March 2015

Warner Robins, GA


Designed, published and assembled 150 Invitations for Senior Enlisted Air Force Member to honor 31-year career.  Orchestrated Meet and Greet Event at local restaurant for 65 guests.  Decorated 40 tables for Dinner Event (215 guests).  

Features:
• White Glove Invitation Service
• Hospitality and Lodging Support
• Transportation Support
• Customized Welcome Bags for 50 hotel guests
• Décor for Dinner Event
• Post-event “Thank You” Acrostic for attendees
• Arranged/oversaw Meet and Greet Event for 65 guests

 

Etiquette Presentation
March 2015
Warner Robins, GA

 

Developed and presented an Interactive 1-hour Etiquette presentation to the Youth Leadership Robins Region 2015 Class of 26 emerging leaders.  

Features:
• Everyday Manners
• Communication and Technology
• Social Events
• Business Cards
• "Thank You" Notes
• Prizes

 

Team Mitchell Farewell Dinner, Roast and Party
January 2015
Warner Robins, GA

 

Planned and executed 2-day event for 43 guests.  Events included a Meet and Greet event at a local steak house; Dinner, Roast and Party at Courtyard by Marriott.   

Features:
• White Glove Invitation Service
• Guest Management Services
• Food and Beverage Support
• Emcee Support
• DJ Support by Legit One Productions at:  legitoneproductions.wixsite.com/djlee
• Photographic Support
• Themed Welcome Boxes for all hotel guests
• Themed Activities for 2-day Event
• Prizes
• Post-event “Thank You” Acrostic for attendees

 

Student Appreciation
December 2014

Warner Robins, GA

 

Designed and assembled Holiday Gift Bags for 24 students at local middle school.  

 

Retirement Celebration
August 2014
Warner Robins and Byron, GA

 

Devised and executed 3-day event for 89 guests at the Courtyard by Marriott.  Events included a Dinner Celebration, Wine Tasting Event, Roller skating Party, Jazz Brunch, Prayer Breakfast and BBQ Dinner with Game Night.   

Features:
• White Glove Invitation Service
• Guest Management Service for 65
• Food and Beverage Support for 3-day event
• Script Development
• Retirement Program Development (adult, youth and kid versions)
• 20-minute Slideshow Presentation
• Personalized Military Coin Presentation (presentation concept, coin design and acquisition)
• Customized Welcome Boxes for each hotel guest
• Luxury Motor Coach Support (full day)
• Secured 3-piece Jazz Band
• Secured Keynote Speaker for Prayer Breakfast
• Themed Activities
• Birthday Surprise for 2 Guests
• Specialty Pastry Chef Support
• DJ Support by Legit One Productions at:  legitoneproductions.wixsite.com/djlee
• Photographic Support
• Prizes
• Post Event “Thank You” Acrostic for attendees

 

Team Mitchell Birthday Celebration
May 2014
Savannah, GA

 

Orchestrated and executed 3-day event for 40 guests at the Westin Savannah Harbour Golf Resort and Spa.  Event included a Dinner Cruise, City Trolley Tour, Dinner Party and Jazz Brunch.

Features:
• White Glove Invitation Service
• Guest Management Service for 40
• VIP Deck Dinner Party on Savannah Riverboat
• 90-minute Private Trolley Tour
• Food and Beverage Service
• Prizes
• DJ Support by Legit One Productions at:  legitoneproductions.wixsite.com/djlee
• Photographic Support
• Themed Activities
• Floral Support
• Departure Gifts

 

Volunteer
2013

Robins Air Force Base, GA


Keynote Speaker for local Air Force Sergeants Association Chapter, Women’s History Event, SSgt Felicia Rivers Airman Leadership School Graduation, First Term Airmen’s Program, NCO PME Panels and Honor Guard; mentored 237.   

Volunteer
May 2013

Robins Air Force Base, GA


Evaluated 35 essays for Air Force Clubs and Robins Chiefs Group; $27K in scholarship monies awarded to local youth.   

Co-Chair, Chief Recognition Ceremony
February 2013
Robins Air Force Base, GA

 

Directed 18 committees; successfully launched recognition event for 15 newly promoted Chief Master Sergeants and 220 guests; developed honoree information packets.   

Program Chair
2012
Robins Air Force Base, GA

 

Orchestrated first-ever Total Force Command Chiefs Panel featuring Reserve, Army, Marine and Air Force Senior Enlisted Leaders; leaders addressed 271 attendees; oversaw 4 teams, 37 volunteers; authored script.  

Volunteer
December 2012

Warner Robins, GA

 

Safely launched 128 floats from local organizations and businesses during the Warner Robins Annual Christmas Parade.   

Mentor
October 2012

Warner Robins, GA


Mentored Honor Guard members at Robins Air Force Base, Warner Robins, GA; wrote graduation speech.

Teen Birthday Celebration
July 2012

Mehlingen, Germany


Coordinated teen birthday adventure for High Ropes Course; designed/assembled invitations, created itinerary, arranged meals and transportation, processed consent documentation; executed birthday cookout.   

Literary Group Chair
April 2012

Kaiserslautern, Germany

 

Launched first-ever Literary Group for 140 personnel to enhance military/civilian professional development at Headquarters, United States Air Forces in Europe (USAFE/A1).  Ramstein Air Base, Germany.

Hospitality Chair
August 2011 – May 2012

Kaiserslautern, Germany

 

Led 6 events for 1.2K students and faculty; hosted Welcome Back Breakfast, Fall Luncheon, Holiday Appreciation Event, Spring Bash, Summer Send-off and Student Appreciation events.  Principal hailed “best in 23 years!”  Ramstein High School, Ramstein Air Base, Germany.


Surprise Birthday Celebration
June 2011

Kaiserslautern, Germany

 

Orchestrated and executed 90-minute Rhine River Region bus tour; 60-minute Castle Reichenstein tour and 3-hour Dinner Cruise aboard the Rhein Dream for 44 guests.  Kaiserslautern, Germany.

Features:
• White Glove Invitation Service
• Full-service Luxury Coach to/from embarkment
• Guided Castle Tour
• Private Rhein Dream Riverboat Dinner Cruise
• 3-course meal; beverages
• Prizes
• Music

 

Co-Chair, Squadron Commanders Seminar
February 2010 – May 2011

Kaiserslautern, Germany

 

Coordinated all hospitality and guest management services for 154 commanders; managed logistics, transportation and travel arrangements for members traveling throughout Europe and from the Continental United States.  Event Host, Commander, United States Air Forces in Europe – COMUSAFE.  Ramstein Air Base, Germany.

Volunteer
2010

Kaiserslautern, Germany

 

Judged 165 essays for Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Contest – 3 national winners.  Ramstein Air Base, Germany.

Program Lead
2010

Kaiserslautern, Germany

 

Designed and published 35 symposium orientation packets for the Annual USAFE Manpower event; assisted with hospitality and off-site events.  Saved unit $2K.  Ramstein Air Base, Germany.

Mentoring Program Coordinator
2010

Kaiserslautern, Germany

 

Led 72 hours of personal development, goal-setting and team building academia for 30 at-risk youth through the Drug Education for Youth (D.E.F.Y) Program.  Ramstein Air Base, Germany.

Volunteer
2009
Kaiserslautern, Germany

 

Orchestrated Component Numbered Air Force activation ceremony and reception for 170 attendees.  General (2-star) lauded event as “best seen in career!”  17AF, Ramstein Air Base, Germany.

Awards Program Chair
2006 – 2008

Valdosta, GA


Chaired Wing Quarterly Awards Program; organized 9 committees, 100 nominees; secured 21 sponsors/$9K.  23rd Rescue Wing, Moody Air Force Base, Valdosta, GA.

Program Lead
2006

Korea
Developed recruiting briefing for functional area; information presented to 320 personnel – increased recruiting initiative by 60%.   Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea.