The Storied TEam

Principled and down to earth

Event Teams

Storied Events is an experienced, innovative planning company. Our planners are located in Vermont and Raliegh, North Carolina. 

Each member of our team is personally dedicated and meticulous as a planner, versatile as a designer, refined and detailed with hands-on production, and unparalleled with gracious guest hospitality. ​ Together we are organized critical thinkers, creative open minds, clever researchers with a strong skill set in event design and management. We are a team that becomes emotionally invested in the success of an event and thrives on the happiness it brings. Above all, we are people acutely aware of how fortunate we are to live in love stories every day.

Carrie MacMillan

Founder and Managing Director

@StoriedEvents  // @carrie_macmillan_martel

A veteran of the wedding industry, Carrie's experience, and leadership is the forefront of the Company. Her role as Managing Director allows her to mentor, lead and innovate. Always believing in a hands-on approach, Carrie remains part of the day-to-day operations for all Storied Event locations and is integrally involved in large-scale event installations.  


Jamie Woodward
Senior Planner + Private Home Wedding Specialist

Based out of Vermont        @StoriedEvents_VT
Service areas: Vermont, Adirondacks, New Hampshire, Maine, Southern New England + New York 

Jamie's love for expertly guiding clients into their planning journey began five years ago when she joined the Storied Team. Her passion for complicated logistics and organization are equally matched with her personal dedication to her client's needs and their guest's experience.  Jamie and her team meticulously plan with the highest attention to detail and are experienced with large-scale private home weddings built from the ground up, guest concierge services and luxury outdoor events. 

Kelsea Peace
Senior Planner + Tent Wedding Specialist

Based out of Raleigh, NC    @StoriedEvents_NC
Service areas: Carolinas, Southern Virginia and New England Destination Weddings
Following six successful years under the guidance of Carrie, Kelsea now operates the Southern Division of Storied Events based out of Raleigh, North Carolina.  Her strong background in project management, business development,  keen awareness of detail and hospitality paired with her love and curious nature for everything local, Kelsea and her team are well seasoned with outdoor, private home tent weddings and working with luxury venues to create distinctly, client-focused celebrations and bespoke guest experiences. 

Samantha Buczek
Senior Planner + Venue Wedding Specialist

Based out of Vermont.     
Service areas: New England 

Hospitality is rooted in Samantha’s blood.  Her seasoned career planning luxury weddings and executive events spans over two decades working at high-end venues throughout Vermont, New England, and around the world. Samantha is devoted to her clients, passionate about finer details, and a logistical expert. Clients love her warmth, authentic personal connection, and the meaningful insight she brings to each event.