Melaney Schmidt 

Beverage Specialist and Founder

Public Provisions brings the best of mixology to your event, small or large, from PDX to LAX. Having worked with some of the best in the beverage industry, we respect the craft and look forward to providing our services to make your event memorable. With many options for catering available, Public Provisions is unique because we combine efficient service paired with a strong culinary background - making drinks that surpass the standards of other providers. Genuine hospitality is our motivator - We supply fresh juices, handmade syrups and unique infusions. We strive to bring only the best to the table. Whether you need a punch for a party, a creative wine list or full beverage catering services, Public Provisions is here to help. Let us make your party one to remember!

Clients // Collaborations // Employers

The Getty Museum

Plaza Del Toro / Tasty n Sons

The Side Yard Farm and Kitchen

Saucey, Inc

This Is Range Magazine for Patagonia

Smoke and Honey

Pharmacie Drinks

Ostrich Farm

The Standard Hotel - Los Angeles

The Edison Downtown

Qualifications // Certifications 

Viticulture and Wine Management - UCLA

Assistant Winemaker - Chemeketa Eola Northwest Wine Studies Center

Bar Smarts Certified

Ciscerone Certified Beer Server

Court of Master Sommeliers (in progress)