MJ Ankenman

Event Director

MJ saw the need for beautiful, intimate, affordable weddings after watching her friends struggle trying to find places to have small , affordable weddings. Her background in promotions, retail, fine art and real estate turned out to be the perfect ingredients to create GTTC. MJ is your first contact with GTTC dealing with inquiries and bookings. MJ is responsible for the GTTC website, sourcing suppliers and venues. She will be happy to answer any questions you have regarding GTTC.


Vancouver Elopement Collective


Emily Nicole is the founder of The Vancouver Elopement Collective. Photography is provided by  members of the Vancouver Elopement Collective. These wonderful photographers love to shoot intimate wedding ceremonies and have heaps of experience. When you book a ceremony package with GTTC you will be able to choose one of these talented photographers to capture the moments of your special day.

Linda MacPherson

Administration Director

To quote Linda’s Grade 3 Teacher, Mrs. Whyte, “Linda is my ‘tidy-upper’ and ‘room organizer’”. Well, 30+ years later Linda is still an active “Organizational Wizard”. She is delighted to join GTTC to assist behind the scenes in a bookkeeping role and to make sure someone always knows where everything is!

Roanna Zee

Social Media/Event Coordinator

Roanne is our social media specialist making sure that people know about our services. Her company Ticklish Chicken keeps us updated on the trends and happenings in small weddings and elopements. Roanna can often be found on the front line decorating and acting as hostess for our ceremonies and receptions.

Kirsten Marie

Event Coordinator

Kirsten comes to GTTC with a heap of experience in event management, planning, reservations, online businesses as well as public relations and marketing expertise. Yes, she really is that talented! Kirsten is one of our hostesses who will make sure everything runs smoothly on your day.