April wears many hats including therapist, spaceholder, circle facilitator, doula, photographer, and mother! She is passionate about creating community and bringing back a sacred space that supports women gathering together.



Lena is a mom of two who is passionate about bringing women together. As an event producer and natural connector, Lena Kelly is inspired to use her powers for good by curating memorable and meaningful experiences. 


kaiy smith biesman

HOST chef

Kaiy is the owner and Chef behind Stems. She is a mama of two, sommelier and a foodie who loves to create beautiful things! Kaiy will be our Host Chef for the weekend getaway and will be offering a customized, plant-based menu sure to nourish the body and soul.


Headshots taken by the wonderful Chandra Wicke Photography 

Grow & Gather Events is proud to create meaningful experiences in collaboration with Mama Made, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit supporting mom-owned businesses in SoCal. A portion of proceeds are donated to this cause.