MEET THE GALS


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Erin Donoghue Vigil

Owner & Event Planner

Erin is known for her meticulous eye for event design, incorporating creative personal touches and her ability to bring to life her client’s vision with poise, personality and organization.  It’s the brainstorming sessions, the visualizing, the negotiating, the vendor relationships, the event day excitement, and personal connections that drive her business.

After graduating from Santa Clara University’s Leavey School of Business with a degree in Marketing, Erin began pursuing her career in event planning. Passion for entertaining started at an early age and over the years this passion, paired with experience in corporate meeting and event coordinating, evolved into Your Event by Erin in 2009!  

Erin prides herself in working behind the scenes efficiently and passionately to create the perfect event where every guest has a wonderful time and the host is showered with compliments! Erin, born and raised in San Diego, now resides in beautiful Walnut Creek, CA with her husband Jake and their feisty cat Monkey.  

Erin now calls Northern California home and continues to coordinate events throughout the West Coast.  Erin loves to entertain and cook with Jake for their awesome friends and amazing family.  She enjoys gardening, floral design, hiking, wine tasting, and beach side cocktails and playing golf in her downtime.

 


Tara Cordova

Event Planner

Tara has a true passion for events and the creative drive and industry connections to make them come to life.  She is always committed to helping her clients realize their visions and execute perfect and personalized events. Tara takes great pride in being a part of some of the biggest moments in people’s lives and making them memorable for all!

Tara has been involved in special events for over a decade, ranging from parties and weddings to non-profit fundraisers and galas to working with the award winning events team at Warner Brothers Studios in Los Angeles.  Tara joined Your Event by Erin in 2012 and continues to lead the planning team in San Diego and Southern California.  

After graduating from the University of Arizona, Tara returned to her hometown of San Diego and is now coordinating exquisite events in some of the most beautiful venues in the country.

Tara and her husband Dustin live in North County San Diego with their baby girl Nora who brings them joy and huge smiles everyday!  Tara loves to spend time with Dustin and Nora at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park, she loves picnics, flower arranging for fun, beach outings, entertaining at home and letting out her inner Pioneer Woman with canning, making jams, fresh bread & pies, sewing & quilting.

 


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Brittney Torrey

Event Planner

Brittney is an all around artsy lady.  Her artistic passions are in crafting weddings and parties, setting a beautiful table, floral designing, home décor, colorful outfits and big fun jewelry.  For Brittney it’s the little details of creating something beautiful and bringing it to life for all to enjoy.  She is a jack-of-all-trades when it comes to events.  

Brittney graduated from San Diego State University with a Bachelor of Arts Degree emphasizing in Interior Design.  Early in her career Brittney coordinated and designed kitchen and bath remodels, worked closely with contractors and guided clients in executing the home remodel of their dreams.  Brittney also dabbled in model home design as a principle designer and project installation manager.  Her passion for event planning stemmed from these early ventures of design, execution and coordination.  For her, nothing is better than seeing an idea and vision come to fruition for her clients. 

Brittney, originally from Orange County now resides in Clayton, CA, a close-knit family oriented community nestled in the foothills of Mt. Diablo.  Brittney and her husband Zack have 2 little ones, daughter, Jocelyn & son, Cole, truly the loves of their life!  

Brittney enjoys gardening in her yard, entertaining, hiking, hanging with the family, watching the kids in their sports and activities and kicking back with an action packed flick on a rainy Sunday afternoon.