Bernadette Coveney Smith is founder and president of 14 Stories and the Gay Wedding Institute, and author of the book and the app, Gay Wedding Confidential. Bernadette is also the expert advice blogger on gay weddings for TheKnot and a blogger for the Huffington Post. Bernadette is a partner in Fourteen, a ready to wear clothing line of suits, tuxedos and accessories for lesbian, queer and trans weddings.
Bernadette’s company, 14 Stories has offices in Boston and New York and, since 2004, has produced hundreds of gay and lesbian weddings with couples from 33 U.S. states.
Bernadette’s expertise has been sought after by the Today Show, National Public Radio, the BBC, the New York Times, the Washington Post, CNN, Travel and Leisure and National Public Radio among others.