Stephanie Grace | Owner + CEO
Stephanie Grace Designs, Inc. was founded by Stephanie Grace who became enamored with event planning at an early age. As a child, Stephanie worked closely with her mother, assisting her with designing and producing fashion shows, charity balls and sophisticated social events in Chicago. Always a self-starter, Stephanie interned for the Four Seasons Hotel and began accumulating the tools to better understand the hospitality industry and learn the fine details and skills of Special Event Management.
Wanting to always improve her business and negotiation skills, Stephanie attended law school and business school at the University of California Davis. Throughout her time at school, Stephanie not only worked for a top law firm, but also gained experience working at a prominent private equity fund. Soon after graduating and passing the bar exam, Stephanie pursued her lifelong interest of flowers, event planning and design, using her many talents and skills towards creating a premier company, Stephanie Grace.
Since opening their party planning doors, the team at SGD has not stopped creating. Working with some of the top hotels and private clubs in the world, the accolades and notoriety have been tremendous and continue to grow and flourish with each imaginative event and personal client relationship.
In her spare time (weee little bits), Stephanie loves to cook and explore Los Angeles' foodie scene. She has an amazing husband and beautiful baby boy who inspire her everyday with their joy and passion for life.She has a sweet adorable puppy named Maddie and wishes to someday have a big Golden Retriever. Stephanie loves to travel, sit by the fire, eat sour candies and read decorating magazines.
Lisa Feucht | Managing Director
As the Managing Director at Stephanie Grace, Lisa is always "coordinating"! Lisa is responsible for overseeing all the Coordination clients at SGD, from weddings to corporate to social.
Lisa has worked in events for close to a decade, starting with several amazing internships in event driven companies, such as Silver Spoon and Savoir Flair Weddings. After graduating USC with a degree in Communication, emphasis in Entertainment, she joined the SGD team in 2009 and has been a vital team member ever since. Whether she is creating detailed timelines, overseeing the staff during event production or sketching out a ceremony layout, Lisa's impeccable ability to mutli-task and manage large projects remains unparalleled. One of Lisa's core strengths is her amazing talent at managing the staff, as well as vendors and venues!
With her limitless love for events, joy for life and people, and her perfect smile, Lisa leads the charge in minimizing chaos and creating perfect harmony for all events at SGD. Lisa lives in Brentwood, loves ALL DOGS, is never crabby and drinks more caffeine than is humanly safe on a daily basis!
Lizbeth Molina | Director of Production + Design
In 2015 Lizbeth joined the SGD Team and is now the Director of Production and Design at Stephanie Grace, overseeing all aspects of design and decor installation for Weddings, Corporate and Social events. Lizbeth is responsible for sourcing and ordering all event florals and design, producing and installing the events, managing the production staff, as well as maintaining our warehouse of props and decor.
Lizbeth, has been feverishly designing from the tender age of 7. Propelled by her creative talents and willful determination, graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree from Miami International University of Art and Design in 2009. After developing a career in Fashion Merchandising and Production, Lizbeth yearned for the creative fulfillment of design. In 2012, mentored a local fashion retailer in the East Village Arts District of Long Beach, CA, she developed her jewelry line Raw Finery Jewelry.
Today, Lizbeth lives happily with her boyfriend of 9 years and their "fur baby", Ory, the vivacious Pug/Boston Terrier. You will regularly find her making fresh pasta and cooking up a storm, she continues to be passionate about flowers, jewelry, art, fashion and the fulfillment of creative design.
Parnell Corder | Principal Florist
Joining the SGD Team in 2008, Parnell is now the Principal Florist at Stephanie Grace. Whether you observe him sketching out an event or crafting a floral mock-up, Parnell is the ultimate floral "MacGyver" of SGD.
Parnell has a degree from the Art Institute of Chicago and worked for a top florist in Chicago for several years. Following his time in Chicago, Parnell thereafter worked in television and film production in Los Angeles and around the globe, further cultivating his talents in design and installation work. Parnell's eye for design, as well as his skill set in transforming an idea into reality is what makes him such a vital component to the team at SGD.
Parnell lives in Sherman Oaks with his adorable dachund and is an award winning botanical watercolorist. He loves to cook, is passionate about art, fashion and the uniqueness in design!