Miranda Davis – Senior Consultant
Miranda Davis is one of two highly experienced consultants for Simple Elegance Design, located in Bloomington, Illinois. She partnered with Julie Schumann in 2007 to begin their business venture. Her passion for event planning and design led her to take on the challenging task of planning and designing her own wedding in 2003. From 2003-2006, Miranda worked as a consultant for the bridal salon, “Enchantment” in Downtown Bloomington, where she was able to explore her creative side by helping brides find the perfect dress and plan their special day.
Miranda’s event planning expertise was further cultivated while working for the Chamber in Commerce in Lincoln, IL. There, she assisted coordinating events including golf outings, business luncheons, and the Lincoln Art and Balloon Festival. Miranda’s creative instincts, combined with a true passion for meeting customer’s needs, makes her one of the top design consultants in Central, Illinois. She strives to create a truly unique experience for each client, while going above and beyond to make sure every detail is impeccable. Miranda is living her dream as a consultant and small-business owner of Simple Elegance Design. She and her husband Dustin, currently reside in Wapella, IL, with their two children Lacie and Zander.
Julie Schumann – Senior Consultant
Julie Schumann, Simple Elegance Senior Consultant, has worked in the corporate world for years. Over the years, Julie has accumulated a wealth of expertise in expense management and meeting client needs. She spent her free time working in her flower garden and crafting, always dreaming of using her skills to bring joy to others. In 2007, Julie fulfilled her dream of running her own business, when she partnered with Miranda and established Simple Elegance Design. As a native of Central Illinois, Julie is familiar with the necessary resources and professional contacts to fulfill even the most challenging design requests. Julie’s unique knack for finding bargains, along with her zeal for pleasing clients by creating a one-of-a-kind experience, has led her to orchestrate decorative schemes for hundreds of anniversaries, weddings, parties, and business events.
Despite all her professional experience, Julie contends that her greatest accomplishment was raising her three children: Josh, Jake, and Miranda. Julie currently resides in Bloomington, IL, where she loves spending time with her five grandchildren: Josie, Lacie, Gavin, Zander, and Axel