Wedding Officiants in Alexandria, Ontario

Bruce WheatcroftawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Bruce WheatcroftDr. Bruce Wheatcroft, who serves many Quebec and eastern Ontario communities, believes it a great honour and privilege to be invited to share in one of the most intimate and joyful moments in the life of any couple and their families. Bruce’s gracious country home, The Abbey for the Arts, is located in the Lancaster/Alexandria area of Eastern Ontario. Bruce’s career as a teacher, internationally-known classical musician, noted public speaker has prepared him well for his role as a wedding celebrant.All his wedding ceremonies bring both dignity and graciousness on every occasion.

Diane Matichak, B.A.awardWedding Industy Experts 2015awardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Diane MatichakDiane was recently voted by her peers as the ' Most Popular Wedding Officiant/Celebrant in the Province of Quebec . Passionate about weddings, Diane has branched out from Wedding Coordinator to Wedding Officiant. A fun, outgoing, open minded person, Diane is looking to perform ceremonies of multi-culture, same-sex, themed, historical, and one-of-a-kind ceremonies in either English, French or bilingual. Married for 14 years but together for over 20, Diane and her husband share their home with horses, dogs, and cats. A BA in English Literature, she loves to read, write, belly dance, and is a volunteer member of the Board of Directors of the local hospital foundation. Together she will work to create your dream ceremony filled with wonderful memories! Diane is fluent in both official languages and holds her licence to marry in both Quebec and Ontario.

Julie DesrosiersawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Julie DesrosiersJulie who lives in Inkerman is fluent in both English and French is a writer and performer who applies her talents uniquely, to create beautiful moments for her clients. Amongst her friends and clients, she is known as a rock of stability and a haven of calm, qualities she imparts at the ceremonies she officiates. Julie is comfortable with all types of ceremonies, and particularly enjoys helping you add your own personal touches to the ceremony. An Ottawa native, with a degree in communications, Julie has over ten years of experience commanding audiences with her public speaking and putting clients first as part of her job with the Public Service. She loves people, and will not be satisfied unless your wedding day becomes one of the most significant and memorable days of your life.

Shirley ClermontawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Shirley ClermontAs an experienced licenced wedding officiant, I offer my Integrity and commitment to help make your special day one of your happiest. I am fluent in English and French, I have a good sense of humor and I’m a good listener. Presiding over your choice of spiritual, traditional or same gender wedding ceremony is my priority. I have a background with the public with 25 years of management, 10 years as a beauty counsellor and 15 years in day care.I live in Hawkesbury and I enjoy volunteering at the culture center, and for (Nova) the battered woman shelter and the food bank. Please note that Shirley is only accepting weddings until the end of Sept 2018.

Lorraine CowanawardWedding Industy Experts 2016awardAdditional LanguagesEnglishRussian

Lorraine CowanI love what I do, and with an extensive background in public speaking and creative writing, it would be my privilege to help you celebrate your special day in Quebec or Ontario with a non-denominational or spiritual wedding ceremony. I am a Certified Life Cycle Celebrant® having successfully studied and graduated from the Celebrate Foundation and Institute with with certifications in Weddings, Vow Renewals, Baby Welcoming-Naming's and End of Life Ceremonies. I am comfortable speaking French should you wish to consider an English or bilingual ceremony. I look forward to working with you to create a ceremony that meets your unique needs.

Eva Blaja, B.ScawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Eva BlajaEva is a long term resident of Saint Isidore, located east of Ottawa. Originally from Europe, she is fluent in French, English and Russian. Eva is also proficient in Romanian and Georgian languages. So if you want your wedding ceremony to be held in one of these languages, she will be happy to help. She holds a B.Sc., and is a professional member of Association of Translators and Interpreters of Ontario. She loves studying different cultures and meeting with various people. Eva is comfortable conducting interfaith wedding ceremonies and same-sex wedding ceremonies. Eva will find a way to make you smile and feel comfortable and calm, no matter how you envision your wedding ceremony to unfold, ensuring you never forget your special day. She believes that Marriages happen in Heaven and that Family is the most important thing in the world.