Denise Lillie O’Neal is the Owner and Lead Event Stylist of Denise Lillie Engagements which she founded in 2008. She is a professional full-time planner with over 20 years of government, corporate and wedding planning experience.
The oldest of five children, Denise grew up in the Midwest where she studied Philosophy and Political Science at Michigan State University. Her event planning career began with campaign work and political organizing. She went on to work for the United States Senator Carl Levin for seven years as a Community Affairs Specialist, where she was able to truly hone her diplomatic, logistic and production skills. Working in politics gave Denise the opportunity to impact people’s lives in meaningful personal way Yet, she still craved a more creative outlet and sought out opportunities in the Wedding Industry- and fell in love with it!
Each couple’s Wedding Planning needs vary and we are delighted to create a bespoke service package based on your needs and scope. Our most popular packages are Partial Planning & Design and Multi-Day Full-Service Planning and Design.
Variables like vision, date, location and guest count help to determine the overall price. We Love cultural weddings and specialize in planning logistics for with multi-ceremony, multi-day fusion wedding celebrations.