Jessica Ryan-Garcia founded 3 Of Cups Events in 2014 with the initiative to create a safe, inclusive, and welcoming space in the local wedding industry of Austin, TX. Jessica is a proud member of AWPA Austin: Associated Wedding Planners of Austin, which is a is a community of professional wedding planners who are committed to modeling exemplary standards in ethics, fostering relationships within the local wedding industry and developing better business practices through continuing education in an ever-changing industry.
Jessica fell in love with love and Wedding Planning, which continues to be the most rewarding work of her career. In addition to planning and coordinating, Jessica officiates wedding & vow renewal ceremonies. Over the past 6 years, Jessica has expanded 3 Of Cups to become a collective of event professionals in partnership with vendors and venues in the Austin & Texas Hill Country and beyond. With over 500 weddings and events under her belt, Jessica has mentored the 3 Of Cups Events team to provide clients with personal and professional relationships.
With a working background in Film & TV in New York City, Arts & Music Festivals, and later a career in Venue Management in Austin, Jessica has acquired a keen understanding for all aspects of production. After half a decade in the role of Director Of Events at the Amala Foundation’s wedding venue, The Sanctuary Event Space, and current Manager On Duty at Events at Mercury Hall, Brodie Homestead, and The Allan House. Jessica also consults for venues and offers Venue Location Scouting Services.
On a personal note, Jessica lives in South Austin with her Husband and their two dogs, Sansa & Mick Jagger. Jessica met her Husband George working events together at Spider House Ballroom. George is a DJ & Sound Engineer on the 3 Of Cups Sound team. As a couple, they love working together as Husband & Wife. When she’s not working, Jessica loves driving convertibles, listening to podcasts and storytelling shows, and enjoying the pleasures of wining and dining.