Wedding Officiants in St. Thomas, Ontario

Brenda Honsinger

Brenda HonsingerBrenda lives in London and is a certified wedding planner with Wedding Planners Institute of Canada. She is a member of the Southwest London Optimist Club as well as a volunteer with Tiny Paws Dog Rescue Canada (being owned by 2 dachshunds herself). Time spent with her son and fur babies is treasured time well spent. Throw in a concert, a movie and/or dinner out with the girls and life is good! If your search for happiness includes being in a committed relationship, regardless of gender, sexual orientation, race or personal beliefs, Brenda would be honoured to help you celebrate this, the most important day of your life.

Melissa TaylorawardWedding Industy Experts 2015awardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Melissa TaylorMelissa is an award winning wedding officiant in London and area . A memorable ceremony for Melissa reflects a couple's love for one another, the life they have shared and the future they dream of. It is an honour for Melissa to be included in a wedding and the joyful chaos that surrounds the planning of such a happy occasion. She is also deeply involved in a charity called thebridesproject.com, an organization that donates all profits from gown sales to cancer charities. She is a proud member of the military family community and looks forward to meeting your family and friends to celebrate this special time. Melissa feels every couple, no matter their cultures, faith or sexual orientation, has the right to happiness and a beautiful wedding. She is thrilled to help fulfill those dreams through officiating ceremonies.

Gail MalcolmawardWedding Industy Experts 2016awardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Gail MalcolmGail was recently voted by her peers as the ‘Most Popular Wedding Officiant in Woodstock’ at the prestigious international Wedding Industry Experts 2016 Awards. Gail is an outgoing, positive person who enjoys all people. She has recently retired from working with social services for over thirty years, working with and for people from all walks of life and in many different circumstances. With a sincere openness to people and their personal beliefs and values, Gail sincerely hopes to facilitate a wedding that will meet all of your hopes and expectations. A great believer in family and friendship as essentials on life's sacred path, Gail will endevour to respond to cultural, personal, and physical needs. With humour, reverence and participation, Gail will strive to make your day a wonderful lasting memory. As a resident of Woodstock she also serves London, St. Thomas, Brantford, Dorchester, Ingersoll, St Marys etc.

Mary CollinsonawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Mary CollinsonMary resides in London and we know you’ll find her a genuine, caring, enthusiastic person. She would love the opportunity to participate in your wonderful and unique spiritual or intercultural wedding ceremony. A retired high school Teacher, Counsellor and Coach (35yrs), Mary has Bachelor degrees from Lakehead (PhysEd) and Western (Education). A gifted athlete herself, she’s had the privilege of teaching and coaching an impressive number of Canadian youth in Basketball, nurturing them into champions and medal winners. She always enjoys celebrating peoples' successes, especially her two children, and views life as a "great adventure."

Rev Elizabeth MacLeod, MDivawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Rev Elizabeth MacLeodElizabeth lives in St. Thomas and is a very experienced in celebrating weddings. Elizabeth believes in the inclusion of all persons regardless of gender, sexual orientation, race or beliefs. She holds a Masters of Divinity, and works as a Chaplain. She earned a Masters of Divinity from St. Peter's Seminary in London Ontario. As a mother and grandmother, she appreciates the importance of family and encourages participation of all within the ceremony. She has a warmth, and flexibility that will put you at ease and her sense of humour will engage you and make you feel comfortable before and during your special day. With open minded eagerness Elizabeth will help to make "your wedding, your way".

Maeve Armstrong-HarrisawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Maeve Armstrong-HarrisMaeve joined our team in 2003. She trained as a registered nurse and serves as a spiritual director in London. She believes in the inclusion of all persons regardless of gender, sexual orientation, race, color or creed. She is an experienced marathoner, holds a black belt in Karate and loves crossfit. Maeve is experienced in facilitating traditional and non traditional ceremonies in a variety of settings. Her sense of humour, warmth, flexibility and compassion will put you immediately at ease as you enter into your sacred union together.

Brianne Forbes awardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Brianne Forbes The honesty, vulnerability, affirmation and spirituality of wedding ceremonies bring me humbleness, and this unique outlook, coupled with romanticism is what I think separates me from other Officiants. I look forward to working with you on your traditional or spiritual wedding ceremony. Located in London, we spent equal time between London and Toronto and am happy to serve the areas within those locations. Summers are active, spending my free time with my partner and our adopted dogs, Silas a Boston Terrier and Baci, a lab mix – everyone loves long walks on the beach. Come the winter, we all prefer hibernating and reading a good book or watching a documentary on the couch.

Laura HuntawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Laura HuntLaura lives in London. She is a very experienced wedding officiant. Laura is always ready to help couples with their wedding plans. As the mom of three growing children, she has developed a great sense of humour and sense of purpose. Family is the main joy in her life. She is an up beat and positive person who loves everything about weddings.

Jennifer Paul-O'DonnellawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Jennifer Paul-O'DonnellJennifer lives in St Thomas. When you meet Jennifer it won’t take long to see that marriage is a very important part of her life. It is an institution she celebrates daily with the family she and her husband have lovingly created over the past 35 years. Jennifer is a warm, caring people-person who sees it as a special privilege to help couples prepare for and celebrate the wedding ceremony they envision. No matter how traditional or unique the setting or ceremony Jennifer, a born organizer who pays attention to the smallest of details, brings her calm, professional presence to your most important of days. Jennifer strives to make your wedding ceremony the perfect start to an exciting marriage journey.

Greg CurrieawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Greg CurrieGreg lives in Ingersoll, Ontario and is an experienced ceremony celebrant. He has a background in acting and loves the theatre. Greg is a graduate of McMaster University and Fanshawe College. He enjoys rowing, hiking, reading and is an avid gardener. Greg pays attention to detail and that skill will be applied to your very special day. Talk with him and you will know he is the wedding officiant for you.

Ned BurwellawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Ned BurwellNed resides in Dorchester and it’s his goal to bring love and respect into all of the ceremonies he is privileged to be part of. He is comfortable performing spiritual, non-denominational or same gender wedding ceremonies. Ned respect old and new view points of religion and spirituality, as he has dedicated his life to studying many different facets of faith.Being a Designated Minister and an artist for many years has given him a tremendous amount of peace which he lends into all of his endeavors. He’s a well-seasoned public speaker who knows how to captivate his audience! When Ned is not giving pastoral care or creating art for his those he serves he can be found traveling, or teaching meditation and wellness workshops. Ned is emphatic and intuitive, which helps to better serve your needs even before they arise.

Karen Hobden, B.Sc. (Laurentian)awardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Karen HobdenKaren lives and works in the London area and as a Designated Minister of Life Celebrations has always considered herself a spiritual person rather than a religious one. Karen believes that your spiritual, interfaith or same gender wedding ceremony should echo your own beliefs and your life accordingly. As well as being a DM she has spent most of her working career in the healthcare profession. She has studied and taught Reiki, Therapeutic Touch and meditation. Karen recently received the Volunteer of the year award ( 2015) for her continuing involvement with the New Visions Advocates, which is a group of people with development disabilities affiliated with Community Living London. When not in her studio painting, she is s spending time with grandchildren and her family, including the cats.

Debra TaylorawardWedding Industy Experts 2013awardWedding Industy Experts 2014awardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Debra TaylorDebra is another of our award winning wedding officiants. She lives in London and as well as being a wedding officiant and accomplished public speaker, she is deeply into holistic health care. Debra is an active volunteer for charities and non-profits. She loves to golf and travel. Her energy, warm and inviting personality makes everyone comfortable immediately. She is flexible and open minded and has a great sense of humour. Debra celebrates all wedding ceremonies and would be honoured to not only participate in your wedding but to help you create a wedding ceremony that is unique and truly reflects who you are as a couple.

Susanne HodginsawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Susanne HodginsFrom May to September I live in Grand Bend so serve that area, including Sarnia. Then from October to April I am back in London. I am a contemplative, meditating regularly for over twenty years. I would love the privilege of performing your spiritual, traditional or same gender wedding ceremony. As a Designated Minister and trained spiritual director who loves all Life Celebrations I see myself as an Elder in the community. I’m a woman of Ritual! I come from a non- judgmental place and will bring a quiet presence of sincerity, authenticity and positive joyfulness to your wedding ceremony.

Ron KippawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Ron KippRon is a life long London, Ontario resident who has been on the All Seasons roster for over ten years. He will travel to help couples create custom wedding ceremonies and family celebrations that are meaningful to them. Ron is open-minded, has a good sense of humour and enjoys working with creative people. Ron is a life long learner with an understanding and respect for various cultures, traditions and personal identity. Ron with hise great understanding of planning weddings and family celebrations and will work with you to make yours a happy, memorable experience for all involved.