Team

Melinda Home

Creative Event Director Mindy joined AE in 2010 from Winston Flowers and Neiman Marcus Boston, where she designed in-store displays and helped create luxury experiences for the store's clientele. A graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design and mixed media artist, she lives in Melrose with her husband, Drew, and their Chihuahua/Pug mix, Winnie Cooper.


Cortney Fullerton

Event Manager, CMP, Cortney Fullerton is a graduate of Endicott College. She spent 5 years as a Senior Catering Sales Manager for Levy Restaurants at the Hynes Convention Center and the BCEC. Experienced in coordinating events for as many as 10,000 guests, she knows how to manage the details! She loves to travel, run, and relax on the beach.


                                                                                                                                                                                             


Ronnie Ayers

Event Coordinator Ronnie Ayers is originally from Seattle and studied Communications at Boston College. Her passion for event planning was sparked years ago while helping her mom plan events. Her excitement and passion for each event shines through her hard work to create a beautiful event!


Catherine Doherty

Event and Office Assistant Catherine Doherty is a graduate of Emmanuel College with a degree in Management, joining AE Events first though the Event Intern program. Catherine enjoys the creative aspects of events; and when she isn't busy Irish dancing, she enjoys crafting, movies, and going to the beach.


Phoebe Allen

Event and Social Media Assistant Phoebe Allen joined AE Events after graduating from Skidmore College. She's worked at SoulCycle, learning top-notch customer service skills, and in the marketing department of The Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston. She lives in Brookline with her English Springer Spaniel pup Tucker.


Melanie Oliveira

Event Assistant Melanie Oliveira is a graduate of the University of New Hampshire with a degree in Program and Event Management. She first joined the team as an Event Intern, which helped solidify her passion for creating events. When Melanie is not working, she enjoys yoga, walking her dogs, and a great glass of wine.

Carrie Dirats

Business Development Coordinator Carrie Dirats joined AE Events from Boston Ballet where she was Stage Manager for 15 years. Carrie has experience in theatrical and event production as well as in marketing, public relations, development, and educational programming in the non-profit sector. She has a deep love of the sea, and enjoys gardening and yoga.