A B O U T  T H E  P L A N N E R

A love of details.

A love of creativity.

A love of entertaining.

A love of weddings.

Owner, Founder, and Lead Planner of Boxwood & Bloom Events Kristin Longwood took a long time hobby and made it a business and a passion. She enjoys working with couples, organizations, and individuals to create an event tailored specifically to their needs. With a background in the performing arts, Kristin has an eye for the smallest detail and is experienced in numerous types of events, from intimate cocktail parties to large business gatherings. And with a background in teaching, she brings patience and an ability to work with many personalities, styles, and needs.

A native New Yorker, Kristin came to Washington, DC for college and never left. She spent the first part of her career performing as a classically trained opera singer and teacher. She now is proud to make Boxwood & Bloom Events her full time career. She lives in Northern Virginia with her husband, young daughter and loves the New York Yankees, hosting events, organizing, coffee, sushi, and Netflix.