Your Wedding Team

Our wedding professionals are at your service

Whether you desire an intimate ceremony for 50 guests or a reception for a few hundred, our experienced and passionate team of professionals will personally attend to every detail. Every wedding can be customized to suit your wedding dreams and even inspire some new ideas.
Esme Pitard - Catering and Conference Services Manager

A native of New Jersey, Esme attended William and Mary to pursue a career as a high school English teacher. However, during a summer job at the Williamsburg Inn, she discovered her love of the hospitality industry. She remained in Williamsburg for 10 years and was promoted to conference services manager where she was responsible for the Summit of Industrialized Nations, the most memorable event in her career. Later, she was named corporate secretary of Colonial Williamsburg Hotel Properties and assistant secretary of the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation. Esme left Williamsburg to join The Homestead team as a conference services manager and volunteered to handle weddings. Over the past 20 years, she has worked with nearly 500 weddings at The Homestead, The Greenbrier, Gasparilla Inn and Club and Boar’s Head Resort.