Wedding Officiants in Markham, Ontario

Elaine PageawardWedding Industy Experts 2016awardAdditional LanguagesEnglishJewish WeddingsConducts Jewish Weddings

Elaine PageElaine who lives in Thornhill is one of those officiants who is very much in demand. 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 wedding ceremony is under the stars, under a chuppah, 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.

Patricia GlogowskaawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Patricia GlogowskaPatricia who lives in Auora 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 traditional or contemporary, intimate or formal 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.

Rodrigo CoelhoawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Rodrigo CoelhoLocated in North York, Rodrigo is originally from Brazil, where he had his own legal practice. Rodrigo admits one of the best decisions in his life was marrying his wife Maria and starting a family. The other was coming to Canada in 2015 and becoming Canadian. He is fluent in English and Portuguese (Brazilian) and enjoys working with couples who want a personalized wedding ceremony. He would love nothing more than being part on your celebration, in whatever form it takes. O casamento não é o início de um relacionamento, mas uma transição para uma vida de cuidados mútuos e realizações. It’s meaning is “Marriage is not the beginning of a relationship, but a transition to a life of mutual care and achievements.”

Bonnie JacksonawardAdditional LanguagesEnglishJewish WeddingsConducts Jewish Weddings

Bonnie JacksonBonnie lives in Vaughn and deeply believes your wedding is one of the most special times in your life, and the wedding ceremony is the highlight. Marriage is about more than the union of two people, it’s about the coming together of two families to create one new one. I am proud to perform all types of ceremonies based on your needs and wants, with dignity and professionalism. I know the importance of words. I look forward to creating a memory that will last a lifetime. Bonnie loves throwing parties, mahjong, cooking and being a great editor.

Deborah LeskawardAdditional LanguagesEnglishJewish WeddingsConducts Jewish Weddings

Deborah LeskDeborah is an active member of Ajax community, including 10 award-winning years personally welcoming newcomers to Ajax on behalf of Welcome Wagon. She herself was married by an All Seasons Officiant. Her goal is to offer couples that same guidance and flexibility to make their wedding ceremony as distinctive and fulfilling as hers was. Deborah inspires us as the mother of two adult sons, has a BA in Psychology from York University, is a lay leader at her synagogue, a facilitator, and has studied Indigenous Healing practices for many years. With Deborah as your officiant, your wedding will be meaningful and enjoyable for you and all your guests!

Leah ElliottawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Leah ElliottLeah who lives in Markham, is a happy, outgoing, down to earth professional who loves to celebrate all weddings including mixed faith or cultures as well as same sex. As a wedding planner for over 10 years she is privileged to have met and helped over 200 unique couples. Originally from Vancouver, Leah has a deep connection with nature and a spiritual side that reflects her belief in respecting one another and the world around us. A mother of two boys, she is unfailingly patient and has a great sense of humour.

Janice MeighanawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Janice MeighanJanice Lives in North York just off the Don Valley and Eglington but serves a wide area of Toronto including downtown.She has great experience as wedding officiant. She holds her Master’s degree in Religious Studies (as an historian), from the University of Toronto, and her BA and Honours degrees in Religious and Ritual Studies from York University. Janice is published author and long-time grief counsellor. Whether you desire to blend traditions in a new way or create a new one, your wedding ceremony requires someone to listen supportively and guide with sensitivity and experience to help you make it uniquely your own. Janice would welcome the opportunity to assist couples at this important and special time in your journey together.

Miriam BesterawardAdditional LanguagesEnglishJewish WeddingsConducts Jewish Weddings

Miriam BesterMiriam has had many years of pastoral work as a hospital chaplain. In addition, she is a dynamic workshop leader and public speaker on a range of spiritual practices. She 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. She understands the importance of balancing tradition with new rituals. Let her guide you through the best of both worlds, and help you create a wonderful wedding ceremony filled with energy, creativity, commitment and respect, to reflect the unique couple that you are.

Adele Boy, BA, BEdawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Adele BoyAdele resides near Newmarket (Sandford ). She 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. 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. As a cottage owner in Haliburton, Adele is also willing to travel there to perform your wedding.

April LuchiesawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

April LuchiesApril is supportive of uniquely themed, traditional, same gender or spiritual wedding ceremonies, and welcomes all couples who wish to married. As a fluently bilingual (English and French) Registered Nurse in the Oshawa area, she has had the unique ability to be able to form deeply intense relationships with people. April has two boys, and is happily married to her military man. April has the perspective of being remarried herself and says “Our love is the triumph of hope over experience.” She is an experienced public speaker thanks to her Middle Ages Re-enactment Hobby. We know you’ll find April flexible and willing to work with you to have the ceremony that meets your dreams.

Brandy-Rose McIlmoyleawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Brandy-Rose McIlmoyleBrandy Rose, who lives in Ajax, has been serving people in the GTA and the Durham Region since 2006. Newly married herself, she understands all the joys of putting together a ceremony that reflects your individual taste and style. Brandy has many contacts in the wedding industry and will happily share them at your request. Brandy can help you whether you are planning an intimate wedding of 5 or 500. Confident, fun-loving, and open, she will help you tailor your ceremony to meet your specific needs. Please contact her with any questions you may have, it would be her privilege to officiate for you!

Tina CookeawardAdditional LanguagesEnglishFrench

Tina CookeTina lives in Ajax with her husband and is a proud mother of two grown children. She comes to you equipped with experience, flexibility and the willingness to help you create the day and wedding ceremony exactly how you pictured it. She embraces your need and choice of a ceremony that respects your beliefs and gender. Tina is an author, speaker, facilitator and holistic practitioner. In her free time she enjoys nothing better than a hike through the woods or sitting by the lake and listening to the waves. You won't have any regrets if you choose Tina.

Scott Burrows, B.A; B.Ed; M.Ed.awardAdditional LanguagesEnglishItalian

Scott BurrowsScott lives in Newmarket with his wife and two boys. He is a trained mediator/facilitator, as well as a graduate of Concordia University (B.A.), McGill University (B.Ed.) and Lakehead University (M.Ed.). Scott has taught in various levels of education (from primary to post-secondary) and he has spent almost 25 years in law-enforcement. Scott is an avid sports fan and loves coaching his son’s teams. He is easy to work with; you can count on him to ensure that your wedding ceremony will reflect the sensitivity of your feelings on your special day. Scott would love to assist you in making your wedding day truly memorable.

Jill LevineawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Jill LevineI live in Richmond Hill, married to my soul mate Jeff, and together have two wonderful daughters and a dog Zoe. Your 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 your custom wedding ceremony, based on your desired needs. 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.

Carol TaggioawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Carol TaggioCarol is a resident of Holland Landing in the York Region and would be delighted to help you create a unique and personalized traditional or spiritual wedding ceremony, a renewal of vows, or a baptism. Before becoming an Officiant, Carol had a distinguished career in education for over 35 years, and she applies this wonderful foundation in people skills to her couples and their needs. When Carol is not spending time with her three adult daughters and two grandchildren, she is scrapbooking about them. She stays fit Nordic pole walking or playing golf whenever she can. Request Carol and set up a meeting with her. You won’t be disappointed.

Kathleen BairdawardAdditional LanguagesEnglishBilingualGerman

Kathleen BairdKathleen lives on Ossington Ave and became a Wedding Officiant over a decade ago. She has extensive experience with many different types of weddings, cultures and wedding venues. Whether modern or traditional, formal or more relaxed, Kathleen is comfortable with weddings in all settings. These include country clubs, restaurants, city halls, hotel meeting rooms, provincial parks, convention centres, living rooms & backyards, from 2 to 300 guests. Kathleen will be very flexible at helping you personalize the kind of ceremony that fits your image of the wedding of your dreams. She loves travel (bungee-jumping in New Zealand, Caribbean cruises, hot air ballooning in Australia) and meeting new people. She would love to meet YOU to help you plan your special wedding day.

Kim AdeneyawardWedding Industy Experts 2016awardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Kim AdeneyCongratulations on your happy news! Kim who lives in Markham, 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 three 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, modern, formal and relaxed ceremonies, 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.

Colleen BoneawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Colleen BoneIf you are looking for a professional wedding officiant 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.

Susan CookawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Susan CookSusan is a long time resident of Newmarket who has her own business as a Accredited Family Law Mediator 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 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.

Cecilia LeungawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Cecilia LeungCecilia, who lives in Newmarket, 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.

Margaret MacDonald JonesawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

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 wedding ceremony your individual expression of your love and commitment to each other.

Judy HowardawardAdditional LanguagesEnglishJewish WeddingsConducts Jewish Weddings

Judy HowardJudy brings a breadth of 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 wedding ceremony whether modern or traditional, formal to relaxed. 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.

Mimi LeeawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

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 all types of 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.

Sandra RuchawardAdditional LanguagesEnglishJewish WeddingsConducts Jewish Weddings

Sandra RuchSandra who lives in the Beaches area brings a professional attitude infused with joy and enthusiasm to both your wedding planning and your wedding day. She is a mother and grandmother, who loves to sing and was an educator prior to her wedding ministry. She is a leader in her community and works hard as a human rights activist. She loves wedding ceremonies and hopes to facilitate a wedding ceremony to meet all your expectations. 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.

Kathryn HaynesawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Kathryn HaynesKathryn who lives in Newmarket believes that your celebration of marriage should be as special as the two of you! She is dedicated to providing the kind of wedding ceremony that you, your family, and friends will always remember. She attended Brock University and holds three degrees; a BA in Theatre, a BEd and a Masters in Education focusing on Teaching, Learning and Development Kathryn enjoys music and plays the Alto Saxophone and Fife. An avid history buff and ‘time-traveler', Kathryn re-enacts the American Revolution as a loyalist refugee and volunteers with the Stratford Perth Heritage Foundation. Kathryn would welcome the opportunity to work with you.

Danielle Ingster, B.A, B.EdawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Danielle IngsterDanielle lives in North York with her husband and two children. Danielle is fluent in French and English and holds an Honours B.A. in French and a B.Ed. from York University. She is comfortable conducting all kinds of weddings. You will find her warmth, compassion, and her attentive listening skills valuable assets to help you plan your wedding day. Danielle is a dedicated professional; focused on assisting, facilitating and working collaboratively with couples in making their wedding an unforgettable occasion.

Terrie BrookinsawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Terrie BrookinsA good Officiant is a multi-talented person: part storyteller, part performer, part writer, part problem solver and all fairy godparent. Let‘s make your wishes come true! We’ll work together to make your ceremony is magical and meaningful, whether it's modern or traditional, relaxed or formal. I know you and your partner will find the right words to convey your devotions. The result will be a complete and perfect ceremony. Looking back on your photos, you’ll remember laughter, love and the magic of your special day!

Rachel NormanawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Rachel NormanBeing 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 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.

Rev Megan Quinn

Rev Megan QuinnMegan is Ordained with The Canadian International Metaphysical Ministry and lives and works in Toronto. Rev Megan holds a Masters of Education, Counselling & Psychotherapy degree from the University of Toronto (OISE), she feels hugely privileged to be able to share in your love story as your wedding officiant and believes above all else in the magic of forever love, for any two people lucky enough to find it. Rev Megan happily performs ceremonies for all people, including LGBTQ+. Her utmost priority is to do her part to ensure that you have exactly the special day you are hoping for, and looks forward to witnessing your love story.

Ingrid DesrochesawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Ingrid DesrochesIngrid who lives in Scarborough,thoroughly enjoys helping couples have a wedding ceremony that is both meaningful and memorable to them. She is a caring person, sensitive to individual needs, and can be trusted to conduct ceremonies in a manner that is both professional and friendly. She is also experienced with conducting funerals and child dedications. Ingrid is comfortable with couples of all backgrounds, including mixed-culture and same-sex. She celebrates diversity and respects the personal freedom to choose one’s own path to happiness. Sensitive, compassionate, flexible, knowledgeable... Ingrid will work with you to make your wedding ceremony a very special one.