Wedding Officiants in Richmond Hill, Ontario

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Mehmet YilmazawardAdditional LanguagesTurkishGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Mehmet YilmazMehmet is fluent in English and Turkish. He has been happily married for more than 25 years and believes strongly in the institution of marriage. He is calm and well-mannered, with a gentle sense of humour. He deems that, no matter how you define sacred; the joining of two lives together is one of the most valuable things to be shared in lifespan. He wants couples to engage spiritually as well as intellectually. It is extremely important to him that you both feel happy and to ensure your celebration is unique and unforgettable. He looks forward to meeting with you to discuss your dreams and wishes for your day and help you make them come true. By choosing Mehmet as your wedding officiant, you will be assured an extraordinary day to remember. He is the only marriage officiant who performs ceremonies in Turkish. Ihtiyaciniz halinde herzaman ulasabileceginiz bir dostunuz.

David DorwardGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

David DorwardDavid has been part of the All Seasons team for nearly six yeas now. He is a much in demand as a wedding officiant. His broad experience with people of varied backgrounds helps him to bring a positive, sensitive and compassionate approach to people of differing cultures and backgrounds to make your special wedding day all the more special. He is comfortable with all wedding ceremonies in a location of your choice. David particularly enjoys marriages in an unusual or outdoor setting.

Mary MiskoawardWedding Industry Experts 2016 WinnerGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Mary MiskoI believe that marriage is an amazing journey. Whether you have decided to marry your long time partner or someone that you have only known a short time, I would love to help you personalize your wedding ceremony. Big or small, non–denominational or spiritual I am comfortable in any setting. I am open to ceremonies anywhere in the GTA. Having grown up in a large family in Toronto I have learned to be flexible. I have been involved in many volunteer roles throughout my life as I truly love to help others. I have been married for 29 years to the love of my life a Toronto Fire Fighter. We have raised two great kids who are currently away pursuing their studies. Newmarket has been our home for the past 23 years. If you are looking for a marriage officiant who is caring, open and flexible look no more I'm the one for you. - Mary was recently voted by her peers as the ‘Most Popular Wedding Officiant in Aurora’ at the prestigious international Wedding Industry Experts 2016 Awards.

Kim AdeneyawardWedding Industry Experts 2016 WinnerGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Kim AdeneyCongratulations on your happy news! Kim would be deeply honoured to be part of this exciting, pivotal moment in your lives. From backyards to banquet halls, surrounded by a small group of loved ones to hundreds of family and friends, she draws on the experience of over two hundred weddings to help you put together your perfect ceremony, from beginning to end. With her warm personality, winning smile, compassionate spirit and professional nature, she will happily honour your needs, traditions and vision to create the ceremony you have always dreamed of. As a career event planner she can also help you with your ceremony logistics, from the time your guests arrive to the time she pronounces you to be a married couple! Skilled with traditional, non-denominational, inter-faith, inter-culture and same-sex weddings, she also conducts baptisms. You will be in very caring, experienced and professional hands with Kim. - Kim was recently voted by her peers as the ‘Most Popular Wedding Officiant in Markham’ at the prestigious international Wedding Industry Experts 2016 Awards.

Robin SmithGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Robin SmithRobin lives in Aurora but can serve most of the GTA. She is an experienced non-denominational or spiritual wedding officiant. She is a trained mediator and graduate of York University where she studied creative arts. Robin is the kind of person who strives to honour the couples' cultural and spiritual beliefs in every ceremony; she is sensitive to the wide range of human choice and welcomes non-denominational, spiritual or interfaith wedding ceremonies. Robin is a caring person, filled with warmth, humour and supportive without being intrusive. Chat with her on the phone and you will see what we mean.

Elaine PageawardWedding Industry Experts 2016 WinnerJewish WeddingsConducts Jewish WeddingsGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Elaine PageElaine who lives in Thornhill is one of those officiants who is very much in demand. Along with conducting a wedding for two people of the Jewish tradition her speciality is uniting a Jewish person with a person of another tradition. She believes that your wedding ceremony should be a reflection of what you as a couple are passionate about. She creates a safe environment for you to craft a sacred ceremony that is uniquely yours. Whether your interfaith or spiritual wedding ceremony is under a chuppah, under the stars, in a kayak or something more traditional, Elaine is open-minded and flexible. Her easy going nature, sense of humour and appreciation of ritual will help ensure that your special day honours what is important to you. As a business owner, Elaine's background is in law and recently she was the recipient of the Wm J Simpson distinguished Paralegal award presented to her by the Law Society of Upper Canada. Elaine is much in demand as a speaker on certain historical aspects of the holocaust. She's a member of the Toronto Jewish Chorus and a consummate seeker of joy in all that she does. Your family and friends will know you made the right decision by choosing Elaine.

Cecilia LeungawardAdditional LanguagesCantoneseGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Cecilia LeungCecilia who lives in Newmarket, and has been performing weddings since 2004. She's experienced, popular and fluent in English and Cantonese. It would be her honour to conduct your unique spiritual, cultural or traditional wedding ceremony. Cecilia graduated from the University of Waterloo with a BMath degree in Mathematics and Computer Science. We know you will find Cecilia easy to work with, attentive and sincere.

Katharine TapscottGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Katharine TapscottKatharine Tapscott lives in downtown Toronto. She is delighted to be a Wedding Officiant. Getting married is one of the most special times in two people’s lives and Katharine welcomes the opportunity to be a part of your journey. She appreciates both the joy and the importance of your promise to one another and she will work with you to ensure your non-denominational, spiritual or inter-faith wedding ceremony is everything you hope it will be. Katharine is married with one daughter. Katharine holds degrees in Psychology from McMaster University and Law from the University of Toronto.

Patricia GlogowskaawardAdditional LanguagesPolishGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Patricia GlogowskaPatricia is fluent in English and Polish and now considers herself a proud ‘Torontonian’. Her background is in the airline industry and having lived on three different continents, she is sensitive to various cultures, religions, rituals and customs. Her warmth, passion for love, and a vivacious sense of humour will make you, as well as your guests, feel at ease and comfortable. Whether you are interested in a spiritual or non-denominational ceremony, same-sex, cross-cultural, or multi-faith ceremony, she will help you design your own unique service. Patricia would love to be a part of your journey, and join you in creating a custom-fit, personalized wedding for you to remember.

Mimi LeeawardAdditional LanguagesCantoneseGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Mimi LeeMimi lives in Markham, coming from Hong Kong to Canada in 1987. Mimi is fluent in Cantonese and English, and communicates well in Mandarin. She is open to any type of inter-faith, inter-culture and spiritual wedding ceremonies. Mimi is a single mom and she looks forward to witness the formation and union of new families. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Waterloo, as well as two designations in the financial industry. With a background as a financial adviser, Mimi has worked with lots of young couples from a variety of different backgrounds. She also has lots of contacts who can help you to plan your wedding. It will be an honour to serve you on your big day.

Karen DalesGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Karen DalesKaren is a kind, caring person who spends her life helping others and one of the ways she does this is to help couples create their perfect romantic day. She has performed a wide variety of multi-faith.earth based, and personalized ceremonies. Karen is pleased to work with same-sex couples and couples of different faiths and spiritual paths. She has found that every wedding experience has been unique and joyful. Karen takes the time to discuss your dreams and desires for your special day and looks forward to making them come true.

Holly NadalinGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Holly NadalinHolly enjoys exploring the world and experiencing new cultures. As an environmental professional she is passionate about building strong and healthy communities for future generations to enjoy. She recently moved to Etobicoke to explore city life (although still sneaks away for a canoe trip whenever possible). Word has spread quickly of her detailed and organized event planning skills, contagious positivity, and personable approach at weddings. She would be delighted to perform a traditional or spiritual wedding ceremony that reflects your personality, inspirations and values… because your special day should reflect you and everything that makes the love you share extraordinarily special. Don’t forget to ask this globetrotter about honeymoon destinations – she can give you some great recommendations!

Serge GagnonawardAdditional LanguagesFrenchGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Serge GagnonA wedding is the time to tell the world “I love you” in front of witnesses and, if you so believe, in front of what you perceive the divine to be. I live in Mississauga, ON, have a gentle nature and I am an extremely good listener. Together, we will tailor your spiritual or traditional wedding ceremony and bring your dreams to life. I have many years’ experience dealing with the public and will know how to make everyone involved in the ceremony at ease. I understand that details make your ceremony memorable. I am very proud of my Métis heritage and practice Native Spirituality. I am proficient in both English and French. Themes are welcomed and I will comply with almost any dress code. I look forward to helping you in any way I can.

Margaret MacDonald JonesGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Margaret MacDonald JonesMargaret is a Richmond Hill-based officiant and also an accomplished lawyer, with excellent public speaking skills and a strong commitment to customer service. She officiates ceremonies across the GTA, respecting your tailored needs, with a unique combination of poise, eloquence and humour. In her spare time, she enjoys opera, theatre, entertaining, cooking and yoga. Happily married for many years, Margaret is honoured to play a role in this important day for couples, and can be counted on to make your spiritual, interfaith or same gender wedding ceremony your individual expression of your love and commitment to each other.

Jay BrennanGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Jay BrennanJay is a very experienced wedding and funeral officiant. People enjoy his calm, kind hearted and inclusive approach. He brings a wide variety of experiences and resources to assist you with expressing your love for one another in ways that are dignified, respectful, and fun. Jay is comfortable, relaxed and cool with large-scale events as well as more intimate gatherings. He leads traditional ceremonies, collaborates with you on simple, modern celebrations, and can envision with you, the most complicated, multi-family, multi-cultural event. If you have a preference for an officiant that is unflappable, fun-loving, and experienced, Jay would love to speak to you about one of the most important events in your life.

Miriam BesterawardAdditional LanguagesHebrewJewish WeddingsConducts Jewish WeddingsGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Miriam BesterMiriam is fluent in English and Hebrew. It’s your special day and Miriam would be thrilled to turn your dream wedding ceremony into reality. She lives in North York but services a wide area.Her path has taken her away from a corporate career towards pastoral work as a hospital Chaplain, workshop leader and public speaker on a range of spiritual practices. I understand the importance of balancing tradition with new rituals. I can help guide you through the best of both worlds, to create a non-denominational or traditional wedding ceremony filled with energy, creativity, commitment and respect, to reflect the unique couple that you are. and would be honoured to help you craft a special day you and your guests will never forget.

Reza NazerawardAdditional LanguagesFarsi

Reza NazerCongratulations on finding your ‘soul mate’ and embarking on this next chapter in your lives. Reza speaks fluent English and Farsi (Persian), and is able to conduct your spiritual, traditional or religious-Islamic wedding ceremony in English or Farsi (Persian). He lives in Richmond Hill, and he and his soul mate have one daughter. They are the center of his universe. Reza was born in Iran but has lived in Canada for over 20 years. Professionally, he has a Bachelor Degree in Business Administration from Strayer University, USA and has worked as a licenced Paralegal in Immigration for the Iranian-Canadian community for over 10 years. Helping others to get married, settle down and began their new life in Canada is very gratifying work.

Adele BoyGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Adele BoyAdele believes in the commitment that people make to each other. Your special wedding ceremony should contain your inspiring words, no matter the type of ceremony or location. Adele is a retired high school teacher, having taught Dramatic Arts and English for 32 years. She is warm, outgoing and willing to work hard to personalize your ceremony. Adele is an active member of her community, involved in a community choir, volunteers for the Pan Am games, Rogers Cup tennis and the Uxbridge Library Board. She resides in Sandford near Newmarket, but as a cottage owner in Haliburton, Adele is willing to travel there to perform your wedding.

Judy HowardawardAdditional LanguagesHebrewJewish WeddingsConducts Jewish WeddingsGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Judy HowardJudy brings a breadth of both Jewish and spiritual experience and knowledge to your wedding day. A native of Montreal, she currently lives in Thornhill. She has also lived in Jerusalem, Israel for more than a decade, where she earned her undergraduate degree and graduate diploma from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. She is fluent in Hebrew and English. Judy is ideally suited to officiate at your Jewish-themed or inspired wedding, as well as non-Jewish wedding ceremonies whether traditional or secular. Judy looks forward to helping you create a wedding ceremony that is joyful, meaningful and memorable to you, and contains the amount of reverence you desire.

Rachel YoungGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Rachel YoungBeing a Wedding Officiant is Rachel’s way to honour her late parents who also worked in the wedding industry during their 46 year marriage. Rachel is an experienced speaker, a firm believer in marriage equality,and would be thrilled to conduct your inter-denominational or spiritual wedding ceremony. Ever expanding her interests, she's obtained her licence as a Private Investigator, and enjoys making handfasting cords and other ceremonial products which help her learn and explore aspects of wedding rituals from around the world. She and her husband live in the Roncesvalles Village area of Toronto.

Jeff McQueen

Jeff McQueenJeff has lived in the 416/705 area all his life. Jeff is comfortable in all religious and cultural traditions. He loves to assist you in customizing your wedding ceremonies. Jeff is open, professional, outgoing and loves to help people whatever their needs or background.

Sandra RuchawardAdditional LanguagesHebrewJewish WeddingsConducts Jewish WeddingsGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Sandra RuchSandra brings a professional attitude infused with joy and enthusiasm to both your wedding planning and your wedding day. She is a mother and grandmother, a choir member, after school teacher and lay leader in her Temple community. Sandra lives in the Beaches area and works as a Holistic Health Care practitioner, human rights activist, and Teacher/Facilitator. She hopes to facilitate a wedding ceremony to meet all your expectations whether you are religious or secular, she believes in the inclusion of all. Wherever you choose to celebrate - in a traditional setting or under a waterfall, Sandra will bring just the right amount of reverence to your wedding ceremony

Susan CookGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Susan CookSusan is a long time resident of Newmarket and as a professional offers social services to families and support to children living with mental health diagnoses. She was honoured to be awarded Outstanding Volunteer of 2012 for Community Living for Newmarket/Aurora. She keeps active in her community, enjoys golf and squash to keep herself fit, and makes family her priority. Susan will ensure your wedding ceremony, whether non–denominational or spiritual, will reflect the sensitivity of your feelings on your special day. Susan looks forward to working with you to create a lasting memory that you can share with your own families as they grow and expand.

Colleen BoneGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Colleen BoneIf you are looking for a professional speaker in the Scarborough area who listens with interest, passion and professionalism – combined with a graceful sense of humor, well, you’ve come to the right place! Whether you’re planning a traditional ceremony, a spiritual ceremony or something customized, I will perform a wedding ceremony that unites your relationship with love and has your guests charmed. When my husband and I, along with our 11 year old bulldog, are not visiting our children and grandchildren, I’m volunteering my time with the Canadian Diabetes Association, Hospice Palliative Care Ontario and the Bereavement Ontario Network.

Feisal HashemawardAdditional LanguagesArabic

Feisal HashemI would enjoy nothing more than to conduct your spiritual, traditional or interfaith wedding ceremony in English or Arabic. I live in the Richmond Hill area. but serve Aurora, Newmarket, Thornhill, North York right to downtown Toronto. I was born and raised in Egypt I graduated from the University of Alexandria as an Agricultural Engineer, working for many years for local and international organizations, and ending up my career as a Chef. Now retired, I provide Friday speeches (Khotbah) in an attempt to spread peace and share the information I have.

Richard MooreGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Richard MooreRichard is from Mount Albert, ON. He believes your wedding is a day to celebrate your commitment to each other and your spiritual or traditional wedding ceremony should be as special and unique as you are. He is comfortable in an intimate setting or in large groups, using a sense of humour to put everyone at ease. Richard has a background in Finance, as a Financial Planner and Advisor. Richard was recently awarded the Governor General of Canada metal for his contribution to the Deaf community. His goal is to support your needs, beliefs and circumstance. Everyone deserves love!

Hallie BlairGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Hallie BlairYour wedding day! It’s a wonderful joyful day to be shared with family and friends. I would be delighted to help you with this most important event in your life, to make it memorable and meaningful for you both. Maybe it’s a spiritual wedding ceremony or an inter-faith wedding ceremony, perhaps it’s casual or more formal ceremony, be it large or small, it should reflect your vision and your dreams. I believe in love and marriage for all. Originally from Timmins, (no I don’t know Shania Twain), I have lived in Bradford for the last thirty years. I have raised three wonderful sons who make me proud every day. I enjoy being active; at the gym, on the golf course or the ski hill. I equally enjoy the quiet pleasures of reading and knitting. Over the years, I have volunteered and responded to the needs in my community with many different groups and am proud to have been presented with a “Good Neighbour Award”.

Jill LevineJewish WeddingsConducts Jewish WeddingsGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Jill LevineYour wedding is one of the most beautiful moments in your lifetime and I would love to help you in creating those important meaningful details. I will perform non-denominational, multi-faith, traditional, spiritual or same gender weddings, all based on your desired needs. I live in Richmond Hill, married to my soul mate Jeff, and together have two wonderful daughters and a dog Zoe. With over 20 years experience as an educational trainer in Canada, the U.S and the Middle East, I have worked with hundreds of people from diverse cultures and religions and am open minded in all aspects of life. As hobbies, I enjoy bootcamp, scrapbooking and being in nature.