Our Experienced Staff

Mary Lou Scherer
President and Owner

Mary Lou's love of fashion was developed at an early age and grew into a passion and life-long career. As a Haute Couture designer of bridal and social occasion gowns, you can find Mary Lou's fashions on New York City runways and beyond.

Mary Lou has designed fashions for former Miss America's, has connections with famous designers both here and internationally, and finds great pride in continuing to personally serve Midwest brides and their families.

Sales Associate

I have worked at Suburban Bridal over 3 years after retiring from selling Real Estate. I am a romantic at heart and love helping brides of all ages finding their "The One" wedding gown. I have four children - 3 sons and 1 daughters. A lot of grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren.

Sales Associate

Courtney has been a member of Suburban Bridal for just over a year and has enjoyed helping brides feel like a queen on their special day. -- a day that they have been dreaming about sine they were a child. She believes that the wedding gown should match the bride's personality. Courtney recently graduated with a marketing degree from University of Nebraska at Omaha.

Sales Associate

Gina has been working at Suburban Bridal for just a few months. She loves helping brides find the gown of their dreams and being a part of their special day. Gina is currently working towards a degree in photography and hopes to open my own studio including photographing weddings.


Floor Manager

Maryam has been part of Suburban Bridal's team for eight years. She recently graduated from UNO and is in the process of planning her own wedding.

Born in Afghanistan, Maryam has lived in several different countries which gives her the advantages to understand different traditions and cultures. Maryam has a keen eye for fashion and puts it to good use in both bridal and prom fashions.

Sales Associate

Paige has been a part of the Suburban Bridal family for 4 years. She loves working with anyone that walks in the door whether it be a bridal looking for her dream wedding gown or a high school senior looking for her magical prom dress. Her goal is simply to make every girl feel special and beautiful on her special day. She is currently a student at Creighton University pursuing a degree in Health Administration and her in spare time loves spending time with her nieces and nephews. ​

Sales Associate

Chantal has worked at Suburban Bridal for 2.5 years, returning to Suburban after working in health care billing for several years. She considers herself fortunate to be able to love her job and enjoy what she does. Chantal has 2 sons and extended family that she enjoys very much.



Lisa Haeffner

In Memoriam
Lisa Haeffner
Store Manager

Lisa grew up in the world of fashion and worked with brides beginning at the age of 12.  She had a special talent for finding just the right gown for every bride.  She has assisted thousands of brides and bridal parties through all the years in planning for their special day. 

 A skilled designer assisting many vendors with various styles; since she worked and asked questions from many of her customers.  She had a special affinity for creating copies of designer gowns, making them affordable for any brides, with minor changes that were more suited to various figure types.  Lisa received her bachelor of science business degree from the University of Nebraska in Lincoln.

She will be greatly missed.