Wedding Officiants in North York, Ontario

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.

Serge GagnonawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Serge GagnonI live in Mississauga, ON, have a gentle nature and I am an extremely good listener. I am very proud of my Métis heritage and practice Native Spirituality but I am open to all spiritual paths. A 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 am proficient in both English and French.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. Themes are welcomed and I will comply with almost any dress code. I look forward to helping you in any way I can.

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.

David RebeloawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

David RebeloDavid lives in North York but sevices the GTA. He is fluent in English and Portuguese. A chaplain and spiritual care provider for over 15 years, David would be honoured to conduct your English wedding ceremony or Portuguese ceremony. In his professional work he is constantly meeting people from all kinds of backgrounds and age groups. He has experience doing multi-faith, ecumenical and spiritual services. David has an easy going and friendly personality and disposition, and is motivated by his compassion for people. He has a bachelor's degree from Lakehead and a master's degree from U of T ( Theology). David enjoys cycling and is an avid book collector. Married with two children and his central creed is that we all have a human spirit. His desire has always been that he serves the desires and needs of people in his care. O seu credo principal é que nos todos temos um espírito humano. O seu desejo sempre foi que ele servo os desejos e necessidades espírituais de pessoas em seu cuidado.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Karen DalesawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Karen DalesKaren who lives in North York, 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.

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.

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.

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.”

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.

Drew GourskyawardWedding Industy Experts 2015awardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Drew GourskyDrew, a strong believer in simplicity and flexibility, was voted by his peers in the wedding industry as the most popular new wedding officiant in Toronto in the coveted annual Wedding Expert Awards 2015. Drew looks forward to help plan and perform your spiritual wedding ceremony the way you want it. As a York University graduate and a public servant for over 20 years, he will work hard to make sure that your day is special and memorable. An enthusiastic, humorous and detailed person, Drew brings a sense of calm and fun to your day. He is comfortable performing all types of wedding ceremonies in front of large and small settings. Drew is available throughout the Greater Toronto area and cannot wait to meet you.

Mary MiskoawardWedding Industy Experts 2016awardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Mary MiskoI live in Newmarket and I 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, formal or casual, 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. 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.

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.

Heather McPherson, MSW, RSWawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Heather McPhersonHeather lives in North Toronto but serves the entire GTA. The day you have dreamed about is just around the corner, and you are bubbling over with love and anticipation. You want to find the right officiant who will listen to your ideas, your likes and dislikes and help you put together a wedding that is perfect and uniquely yours. If you are not quite certain what you would like, Heather will provide the suggestions that you need. She has a warm and vibrant personality, yet also radiates a sense of calm. Heather would love to help you with your custom wedding ceremony whether it's English, French or bilingual. With a Master’s Degree in Social Work from Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo and a French degree from the Sorbonne University in Paris, she delights in learning about other peoples’ cultures. She has spent considerable time in Italy, lived in Paris, and was thrilled to take a second visit to India. She has a small counseling practice and is also part of a team that welcomes and settles newcomers to our country. Request Heather if she sounds like someone who has what you might be looking for.