Caroline-SchraderCaroline Tidmore


With a passion for event planning, a degree in Communication from Auburn University, and the knowledge and experience to benefit my clients, I will partner with you to create a stylish and successful event. As the Assistant Fashion Show Coordinator on the Auburn University Modeling Board, I planned several fashion shows and events in the Auburn area. You can rest easy when I coordinate your special event, as I am a detail-oriented and accessible person with experience planning a variety of events, from weddings and receptions to recruitment seminars and business parties. The Grand on Foster is the perfect venue for all occasions, and I promise to make your event unforgettable. I look forward to working with YOU!

Claire Skipper Claire Skipper


With my bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Alabama and over seven years of experience in event coordination, I am prepared to utilize my passion and expertise in coordinating a flawless corporate or social event. In my background as a freelance wedding coordinator, I enjoy collaborating with my clients to create a custom event that meets their needs and exceeds their expectations. My thoughtful attention to every detail of the coordination process can assure you that your special occasion will be filled with precious memories. Contact me today to get started on your journey to an extraordinary event. I am excited to work with you at The Grand on Foster!

TheGrandCoordinators-16Veronica Philpot


With over 10 years of experience as an event coordinator, every event’s personality is as distinct as my clients.  I will help you define and develop your event’s “fingerprint” to the point that everything about it is a unique reflection of you.  You are the guest of honor every time we meet and I will work to exceed your expectations on every occasion. When making anything special I know, it really is the client that counts.  The secret to the success of your next event is to start the planning process by selecting the right venue and coordinator. Whether you are planning a wedding reception, special occasion, bridal luncheon, fund-raising or corporate event, I will assist you to host your corporate or private event with elegance, style and imagination.