Kelly Doonan is the owner and lead designer of Sparkle & Shine Events. A Houston native and newlywed herself, Kelly found her way into event planning through a series of internships during her time as an undergraduate at the University of Texas at Austin. In addition, Kelly has her Masters in Hospitality Management with an emphasis in Event Planning from the Conrad N. Hilton College at the University of Houston. She is also a certified wedding planner through the Bridal Society. In her spare time, Kelly enjoys foodie activities such as cooking, trying new restaurants, and watching television shows like Top Chef and Chef's Table. She also loves to spend time with her Frenchie puppy, Jean-Georges.