Diana Ram Santiago, owner & lead planner of Passionate Weddings, LLC brings a wide range of extensive event experience and passion to the wedding industry. As a Washington D.C. native, and living in such a diverse city, she enjoys sharing her Latin American and South Asian culture which has led her to have planned traditional and cultural events.
Diana is a Johnson and Wales University graduate with a Bachelor’s degree in Hospitality Management. She started her career planning corporate meetings, conferences and social events for luxury-brand hotels and private sectors. Having had a solid background in event sales and planning corporate events, her passion, dedication, and enthusiasm for weddings never faded.
With her unique cultural background, she works with clients and their families to capture culture, traditions, and personalized details during the planning stages for a couples flawless wedding day. Diana and her team have planned weddings in the D.C. area and in the Caribbean. She is truly passionate about her clients, meeting their vision, and manages each wedding with a smile.
Facts about this Passionate Planner: Diana is a daughter, wife, mother, obsessed with pugs and other smushed face fur babies. She speaks English, Spanish and a hint of Portuguese. When she’s not in planner mode, Diana is a fitness fanatic, and loves delicious international wines and charcuterie. Her favorite getaways are enjoying the turquoise waters in Aruba, and biking through the historic town of Bruges, Belgium.
Diana would love to meet and discuss your planning needs over lattes and cupcakes (shh…but don’t let your trainer know).