Elise Russ

Events Director

San Antonio Cocktail Conference


Elise brings her vast experience in back of house in the hotel and restaurant industry to her role on the Cocktail Conference team. Her pastries and party planning skills are legendary, but so is her ability to deftly execute all events within the Conference, from conception to clean up, coordinating with restaurants and chefs, and managing special Cocktail Conference events throughout the year. Elise and her husband, John are the chefs and owners of the beautiful new neighborhood restaurant, Clementine, and Elise has now also added the newest team member to the Cocktail Conference staff - Laurie Marie Russ, born June 20, 2017.