Tina Halpain, Owner
Valerie Harmon, Trade Show Manager
Maddie Baxter, Special Event Coordinator
Executive Assistant of Events
Promotional Products Manager
Accounting/Office Assistant Prior to joining PPI in 2018, Celin worked in the dental field for 16 years before she and her husband, Beau, were blessed with the opportunity for her to be a stay at home mom. After 4 years of being home with her 2 children, Silas and Kate, Celin decided to join the workforce again. Celin strongly believes in working together as a team and providing support for those she works with. Her job working with the accounting team includes preparing financial statements, expense reports, entering invoices and other tasks at hand. In addition to financials, she monitors and maintains office supplies, performs work related errands and works closely with our event specialist team in assisting with various projects.
Tina Halpain is a seasoned event planner with over 25 years’ experience and has been the Founder and Owner of ProPlanit for the last 15 years. She has grown ProPlanit to a viable business that started in her dining room 15 years ago. Tina strives to “Always do what is expected plus more” in her personal and professional life. She has built ProPlanit with these tenants in place and strives on the unexpected positive experience and over exceeding customer expectations. Her customers become her friends as she prides herself on being a true partner with clients like M&M MARS, AT&T, United Auto Credit and many others. Tina resides in McKinney, Texas and is actively involved in her church, One Community Church in Plano, TX. She has 2 nieces, a great-nephew and step-daughter that are her whole world, and 2 labradoodles that make her smile daily. If you know Tina, you know she has a big heart and loves to entertain and help others…that is her life’s mission that she has turned into a business.
Shea Warren is the Chief Operations Officer and has been with the company since it started in 2005. She is very passionate about the success of ProPlanit and its’ clients. Shea works closely with the CFO in processing AR and AP for the company. She is also an asset to ProPlanit’s day to day activities. She has been married to her husband Matt for 26 years, and has two energetic kids, son Colby that is 18 and Kali that is 11. They also have 2 rescue dogs, Nemo is a 14-year-old Mini Schnauzer mix and Scout a 4-year-old husky. Shea loves to spend time with her family watching movies, playing games, and doing anything outdoors./p>
Kayla is ProPlanIt’s Executive Assistant of Events. She helps bring events to life by working with all the teams at ProPlanIt. She loves creating design concept, floral arrangements and working events. In her spare time Kayla enjoys soaking up the Texas sun, shopping, and making trips home to Missouri to visit her family.
Maddie is ProPlanit’s Special Event Coordinator. She works in events, tradeshows, and any project that helps bring the client vision to life. Her favorite part of the job is creating floral pieces and working with digital art. Outside of work, Maddie enjoys cooking, spending time in the sunshine, and being with her family!
Sherry Smith is result driven, self-motivated and resourceful financial professional with determination and more than 22 years of experience in providing key financial data. Demonstrated ability to streamline financial controllership, budgeting & forecasting in business and finance management. Having the structure to handle complex assignments effectively and possessing the confidence to work with a part of our team or independently. Sherry is committed, hands on, and flexible with the ability to adapt to changing priorities and maintain a positive attitude and strong work ethic. Sherry and her husband live in Rockwall County with their two Rottweiler dogs Raider and Lincoln named after their children’s alma mater Texas Tech Red Raiders and OU Lincoln Riley. Both have grown up in the Rockwall area and works to support their community any chances they get.
I’m Courtney O’Brien, promotional products manager! I’d love to work with you on any promotional needs for you and your team. I have several vendors that I work with closely to get the best price for you. I am a lover for all animals. My husband and I are currently raising baby ducks and baby chicks along with our two rescue dogs, Diesel and Blue Bell.
Valerie is ProPlanit’s Senior Trade Show Manager. She also specializes in custom wall graphics and special projects. Originally from the Fox Cities in WI, she now lives in Fate, TX with her husband, Daryell, her daughter Inyra, and her stepdaughters Brooklyn and Raelyn. Valerie enjoys baking and any outdoors activity with her family.