meet the team


EKS EVENTS is a full-service event and wedding planning firm based in Aspen, Colorado, specializing in event design, production and branding. With loyal clients and an intimate knowledge of Aspen and the surrounding Roaring Fork Valley, EKS EVENTS has enjoyed over fifteen years in the special events industry coordinating events locally in Aspen, Colorado  

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The owner and moniker of EKS EVENTS, Elizabeth got her start at the historic Hotel Jerome in Aspen’s core. During that time, she honed her skills, exhibiting an expertise with culinary fare, staff management and inspired decor. Later, she moved into Special Events Director for the City of Aspen where she oversaw the Food & Wine Magazine Classic in Aspen. In 1998, Elizabeth took her passion and talent for event and wedding planning and created EKS EVENTS. In the years since, her love for event planning has only intensified and her enthusiasm shines through with each event.

Elizabeth has travelled the globe planning weddings and events for her clients and believes that each event has it's own unique magic and should be a beautiful, unforgettable experience for both the guests and the hosts.



Creative Director
A Dallas native, Jordan spent her childhood vacations frequenting Aspen. She holds a Liberal Arts degree from Colgate University, and a law degree from the University of Denver. Jordan first joined the EKS EVENTS team in 2004, and she has been providing her innovative gifts to them as Creative Director since 2010. She's designed jungle-themed charity events, magical winter weddings, "Wild West" corporate retreats and many more - you dream it, she will take it to the next level! 


Casarae clark

Senior Event Director

Casarae Clark has always held a love for events and the many elements that go into creating them - from the floral and invitations, to the color schemes and designs, to the music and entertainment, to executing the final production. Casarae started her event management career in New England immediately after graduating Montana State University and went on to work as a Senior Event Manager for The Little Nell in Aspen for six years. In 2018 she joined EKS EVENTS as the Senior Event Director. Her wealth of experience, passion for events, intimate local knowledge of the Aspen area, and commitment to quality and service makes her an invaluable asset to clients and the EKS EVENTS team.  


Jessica hollinger

Event Coordinator
Jessica was born and raised in Aspen, and is the team's true native! She joined EKS EVENTS in 2016 after five years of teaching elementary and preschool. Since starting her event career, Jessica has fallen in love with the process of creating unforgettable events and life long memories with clients. She is a “Jane of all trades” and plays a part in coordinating every element of the planning process from concept design to final production. Her attention to detail, exceptional communication skills, and fun loving personality are essential in supporting the success of EKS’ seamlessly executed events and exemplary client experience.



Digital Marketing Coordinator
Erin joined EKS EVENTS as an intern in 2012 and transitioned to full-time Angel upon graduating the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill with a degree in Business Administration in 2015. When she's not flawlessly executing an event with fellow EKS Angels, you'll find Erin skiing Aspen Mountain or hiking one of Aspen's many trails. She brings a background in hospitality and marketing, having worked in private country clubs and the luxury travel marketing industry. Pairing her business background with a flair for creativity, she strategically manages all EKS EVENTS social media, marketing and website development.