We are event professionals focused on day-of coordination. We provide event management for people who are looking for the peace of mind and security of a professional, experienced planner. Having us look after your best interests will allow you to be at ease and enjoy your day.
Michelle Lasker Schaufeld / Owner & Event Coordinator
After 10 years as a full service planner Michelle recognized the need for a company geared specifically toward on-site event management. In 2006 The Day Of was born! Michelle is recognized by her clients as supportive, easy to work with, fun, and extremely organized. Her passion for perfection, combined with her creativity and problem solving skills, ensures no details are left untouched, resulting in a flawlessly executed event.Having worked at two of Boston’s most prestigious event companies, Michelle gained extensive experience and knowledge. With over 20 years in the industry she has maintained wonderful vendor relationships, has worked in exceptional venues across New England, has won industry awards and was featured in Boston Magazine Weddings. Born and raised in New England, Michelle loves spending time outdoors, cherishes time with her husband, daughters and Labrador Retrievers, and finds peace in living a healthy lifestyle. When she’s not working weekends, you might find her taking long walks with her dogs, at the beach, or practicing yoga.
Rebecca Carey / Event Coordinator
With hundreds of weddings, mitzvahs another special events under her belt, Rebecca takes charge with cool confidence while her clients relax and enjoy their special event! Rebecca earned her Bachelors Degree in Business Administration at UMass Amherst in 2006, and began her career producing events at Siagel Productions before moving on to Harrington Farm as a Wedding Coordinator. Coordinating events for The Day of since 2008, Rebecca explains her day-of philosophy: “While keeping all the tiny details in check, it is paramount to keep the big picture in mind at the same time. If your guests aren’t dancing and having a great time, it won’t matter how beautiful that place card table is. But when everything flows correctly, your carefully planned details are the cherry on top of a perfect event!”
Kelsey Walzer / Event Coordinator
Kelsey, a native of the Boston area, joined The Day Of in 2013. She graduated from Ithaca College with a degree in Communication Management and Design. So it’s no surprise that her passion for all phases of event design, coordination and execution shines bright!Kelsey is instrumental in her role as a “day of coordinator” and has excelled in a variety of events including weddings, Bar and Bat Mitzvah’s, and corporate events such as sporting events and meeting receptions. Kelsey’s attention to detail and collaborative nature combine to ensure a successful event. She looks forward to helping make your special event one to remember for a lifetime.
Callie Barrett / Event Coordinator
Callie grew up on the South Shore where she discovered her love for events at a young age. By sixth grade she was skipping recess to plan her classmates’ birthday celebrations, a clear indicator that this was her calling! Callie graduated from Ithaca College with a degree in Integrated Marketing Communications, but wasn’t until she worked at Esquire Magazine that she was introduced to special events. Callie has had the opportunity to work on everything from corporate events and campus tours to Fashion Week and Superbowl parties. Callie enthusiastically joined The Day Of in 2016. She is extremely detail-oriented and efficient when it comes to event planning and loves putting all of the pieces together to make each event come to life. Callie truly loves every aspect of event coordination and hopes to make your day as special as possible!