Ashlee Adams, a North Carolina native, is one of The Sutherland partners and is the Special Events Director. In our seven years of operation, she has planned and coordinated weddings, galas, parties, and corporate and charity events. She started her undergraduate studies at the College of Charleston and continued her education at Meredith College where she received her degree. Ashlee has the passion, creative drive and expertise to make each event unique and memorable. She is highly recommended by her peers and previous clients due to her attention to detail and ability to work in almost any situation that arises.
Gayle Adams, partner and Special Events Planner for over 20 years, is a North Carolina native and a graduate of East Carolina University. Her event planning history has included weddings, parties, charity events, and corporate functions. Gayle’s experience, vision, attention to detail, and love for the event are what drive her to ensure each occasion is perfect in execution and presentation.
Jennifer Jones, partner and marketing director, has 15 years of experience in this field. She is a Raleigh, NC native and a graduate of North Carolina State University with a business management/marketing degree. Her career began in advertising with one of the leading ad agencies in the state and has continued to excel in marketing with additional years in retail marketing and corporate planning. Jennifer’s unique skills in these areas bring to The Sutherland a special talent for understanding individual needs, which ensures the success of your event.