Darrilyn is the lead member of the team, and has enjoyed assisting
in the company growth from day one. With over 25 yrs of office
administration experience to support her creativity, she is
responsible for managing all aspects of the event's development
and planning.

She has served over 15 years as a Director on the NY Regional
Board of a worldwide non-profit organization, and she has been
instrumental in the development, planning, contract negotiations
and actual logistics of the organization’s annual weekend
conventions at various local hotels.  The conference attendance
varied over the years from 5,000 to 12,000 attendees, with an
annual budget of $500 - 750K

Through years of work in convention services, in one capacity or
another, Darrilyn has
been a creative, supportive factor in all.

She is the proud mother of two, adoring grandma to three, and has
called the
Tri-State region home for over 30 years.

Although Planning Up A Storm is headquartered in New Jersey,  
staff and vendors are retained in New York and Atlanta as well
Darrilyn Stormes
Owner & Event Consultant
Planning Up A Storm