Team

Melinda Home

Event Consultant Mindy Home joined AE in 2010 from Winston Flowers and Neiman Marcus Boston, where she designed in-store displays and helped create luxury experiences for store 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.


Amy Goldberg

Senior Event Manager Amy Goldberg is a native Bostonian born and raised in Wellesley. A UVM grad, she honed her creativity within sales/account management roles, spending 10+ years with Winston Flowers. Focusing on creating exceptional experiences, exceeding expectations and building long standing relationships cemented her love for the events world.


Joanna Chan

Event Manager Joanna Chan, a native Californian, graduated from Boston University with a Hospitality Administration degree. She worked at the Hotel Commonwealth and Lenox Hotel as the Catering & Conference Services Manager. Joanna coaches the B.U. women’s water polo team, and enjoys craft beers and crocheting.


Jessica Mattioli

Event Manager Jessica Mattioli completed her undergrad degree at Boston University before crossing the pond to earn her Master’s in London. She lived there for nearly 7 years managing high-end events for various non-profits, an experience that gave her a true passion for events before returning stateside. Jessica loves to ski, travel, and hike.


Phoebe Allen

Event and Social Media Coordinator 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 and Office 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.


Jamie Donovan

Event Assistant Jamie Donovan is a graduate of Coastal Carolina University. Her love for Boston inspired her to leave the beach and return to her hometown. After two years in the non-profit world, she shifted her focus to creating beautiful events. Jamie enjoys spending time down the Cape with her family, friends, and dog, Murphy.

Caitlin Theall

Event Assistant Caitlin Theall is a recent graduate of the University of New Hampshire where she studied Program and Event Management. Caitlin started at AE Events as an intern, where her excitement for events truly began. She loves to visit the Cape and spend time with family and friends.

Carrie Dirats

Office Manager/Social Media 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.