The Team


Emery dunn

Event manager

  • From Dripping Springs, Texas
  • Enneagram 8 - The Challenger
  • Started as a wedding associate in October 2021 and came on full-time in August 2022
  • Loves cooking & baking - she even had her own charcuterie business!
  • Favorite part of events: watching clients' visions come to life!

Alli Cross

Event sales specialist
  • From Lubbock, Texas
  • Graduated from Texas Tech University
  • Enneagram 8 – The Challenger
  • Willows Bride – May 2020
  • Loves traveling & the outdoors (Resident plant lady of the team)
  • Favorite parts of events: connecting with couples in the booking process to plan their perfect day

Halle Christiansen

Event experience specialist
  • From Lubbock, Texas
  • Graduated from Oral Roberts University
  • Enneagram 7 – The Enthusiast
  • Willows Bride – October 2022
  • Loves encouraging others & spending time with her people
  • Favorite part of events: connecting with guests in a special way & giving them the best experience

The Kitchen Team

  • Our Kitchen team was formed in Fall of 2020.
  • Our Executive Chef, Andrew Seccareccio, has lived all over the United States and came to us from Alaska.
  • Our Chef de Cuisine, Casey Jones, came to Lubbock from Amarillo.
  • The entire kitchen team loves connecting with guests and seeing the beauty they help create at The Willows.