Wedding Officiants in Oakville, Ontario

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Bill Judge

Mary, the love of my life, and I recently moved to Elmira, Ontario (after a few years in Kitchener, and many years in Milton). We are the proud parents of Alex, a Robotics Engineer and in-laws to the lovely Breigh as we celebrated their wedding in June 2019. I cherish family time and love to travel. With a diploma from Ryerson’s Hospitality Program (1980), a career in hospitality and then industrial customer service, I have had a lifelong passion of working with and serving people. I am an outgoing people person with a sense of humour, yet I have a serious side too. I would like to help couples reflect their personality & values in this – one of life’s most important days. Now as an appointed minister and experienced public speaker, I look forward to making your wedding ceremony a fun, joyous and memorable experience for all involved. I believe its your day, your way at your location and that matters!.

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Katharine Tapscott

Katharine Tapscott lives in downtown Toronto and she is delighted to be a wedding officiant. She appreciates both the joy and the importance of your promise to one another and she will work with you to ensure your ceremony is everything you hope it will be. Katharine is married with one daughter. Their family Bernedoodle, George, is a happy boy who loves to play and watch the Raptors with the family. Katharine holds degrees in Psychology from McMaster University and Law from the University of Toronto and is a lawyer with the Ontario government.

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Joe Bartello

Joe is a Brampton native but serves a wide area, bringing a wealth of life experience to his role as a wedding celebrant. He currently provides consulting and management services to hospitals and health-related institutions across Canada. As a long-term practitioner of transcendental meditation, Joe recognizes the thread that links all living beings. He would be honoured to be your officiant at your special wedding ceremony and welcomes the union of all couples. For a professional, caring, talented, popular wedding officiant, he is your man!

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Gregg Strobino

A wedding is just the beginning of a journey two people make with one another. Gregg, who lives downtown, will be as passionate as you are about your wedding ceremony. His only desire is that your special day means more than just saying “I do” to your best friend and soulmate. Gregg is originally from Buffalo and has his Masters in Physiotherapy, and is dedicated to helping others without prejudice or judgement. He loves the outdoors and hiking is his favourite thing to do any time of the year. It’s your path to choose what you want, and he looks forward to officiating at your ceremony and making it a day you both will remember.

Brian Klooster, RP, MDiv, BA (Western)

Brian Klooster

Your wedding day is a celebration of your life story. The ceremony is a sacred moment in your journey as you declare your love for one another. I serve Hamilton and surrounding area, and my holistic and inclusive style provides couples with the opportunity to personalize their intimate ceremony. Having officiated at hundreds of weddings over 25 years, I have a reputation as a dynamic and engaging speaker. I bring a sense of joy, calm, and enthusiasm to every ceremony. As a graduate from Western University with a Master of Divinity, I currently provide support to palliative individuals and families as a spiritually-integrated registered psychotherapist. In my free time, I enjoy all things sports, especially tennis and hockey. I’m a committed lifelong Habs fan!

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Nicholas Scime

Nicholas lives on the Hamilton mountain and is no stranger to ceremonies, community work, or speaking engagements. A past career as a Community Development Manager, and a Chef leading cooking shows on TV has given this minister his upbeat and outgoing personality. He hopes to assist you with your unique wedding ceremony, and the start of your life with your special partner. His passion for life and values have served him well as a husband and a father of three great men. Nicholas enjoys traveling, cooking and is fortunate to combine his two loves when he has the opportunity.

Michelle Meghie, BAawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Michelle MeghieOne of Michelle's greatest strength is engaging and connecting with people from all walks of life, circumstances, cultures and religion. She has an amazing smile that is warm, inviting and sets the tone for the beginning of a positive working relationship. Michelle has a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and has worked and volunteered in the social services field for many years meeting the needs of those who are most vulnerable. Thus she is understanding, patient and respects your individuality.Michelle has a spirited personality. She is a seasoned and resourceful event planner who comes equipped with extensive knowledge, ideas, and experiences that will ensure your special day is a unique, pleasurable and memorable day for you, and your guests.

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Lesli Savelli

Lesli who lives in Ancaster that believes Marriage is a celebration of your love and vow of commitment to each other. Lesli would be honoured to partner with you to create a wedding day that is both joyful and memorable. She honours all paths, and she brings a great deal of experience in dealing with people and has a very diplomatic and inclusive approach. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, travelling, gardening and quilting. She will ensure that your wedding day will go exactly as you want it.

Janet BrayawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Janet BrayI feel fortunate and privileged to work with couples in the Oakville area and to be a part of their your wedding days since 2010. I trained in public speaking with Dale Carnegie. I would enjoy nothing more than to perform your personalized ceremony, that was written with care and represents a true reflection of you as a couple. Together we will make your ceremony the heart of your special day and the beginning of your life together. I am respectful and honour all backgrounds. I consider myself an 'ambassador of happiness' and want to share in making your wedding day memorable and special.

John Huculiak, B.A. (Wilfrid Laurier)awardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

John HuculiakJohn is a compassionate and outgoing person. He loves reading, cycling, and working to protect the environment. With his flexible outlook on life, John can help you with a custom wedding ceremony whether you're looking for something traditional or contemporary, formal or relaxed. John will assist you in creating a ceremony that confirms the uniqueness of you both. He looks forward to discussing your dreams, helping you make them come true on your special day and in your lives ahead. John has been a minister since 2008.

Ruth Greenspan, B.A.(hons), MSWawardAdditional LanguagesEnglishJewish WeddingsConducts Jewish Weddings

Ruth GreenspanRuth is a resident of Hamilton and one of our most requested officiants. She is passionate about supporting people’s choices in life and love and will be comfortable conducting your wedding ceremony. She is happily married in an interfaith, interracial union and has three children and a black lab. She was voted woman of the year by the Status of Woman in 2005 and Mohawk teacher of the year in 2012 and 13. With her free time, you can find her walking, at the gym, doing yoga, attending festivals and watching her son and his rock band, or watching sports events, including her children's. She believes “true life lies in laughter, love and hard work.”

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Amanda Gulka-Armstrong

Amanda lives in Milton and is one of our top requested officiants. Deep down I am a true romantic who believes in happily ever after.It would be an honour to be a part of your day. I am outgoing, caring, and always have a smile on my face. Through various different experiences I have become comfortable speaking in front of groups of any size and always strive to combine professionalism with warmth. I believe that love takes many different forms and am excited to perform your ceremony.

Valrie EwanawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Valrie EwanI live in Milton and have been described as approachable, respectful and very open to listening to the needs of others. I understand the importance of that very personal moment in time - your wedding day; and I will help make it fun and memorable for all involved. I have over 30 years experience in service excellence and a counseling and coaching background. I am very passionate about lasting relationships and believe in happily ever after. I look forward to the opportunity and will strive to deliver your perfect wedding ceremony with warmth. It will be one that truly reflects you both as individuals and as a couple. It would be my honour to be a part of your day. I am willing to travel outside of my area to perform your ceremony.

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Shirley Reay

Shirley lives in Mississauga but covers a wide area. She is an experienced public speaker having received the ‘Distinguished Toastmaster’ designation from Toastmasters International. Shirley spends the majority of her leisure time as an artist, and also enjoys reading, creative writing, cooking, and travel. She has a warm, welcoming personality, and easily makes people feel comfortable. She will take the time to assure your wedding ceremony is a memorable, happy experience.

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Ted Morris

Ted Morris is a creative writer, a retired journalist and broadcaster, and an outdoorsman. Much of his pleasures comes from canoeing, sailing, swimming and flying. He has visited cathedrals and chapels of Europe, shrines of India, Nepal, and Japan, and sees a piece of The Almighty in every individual. Ted studied humanities at McMaster, Scottish Country dancing and Celtic culture at the Haliburton School of the Arts, and was ordained an Episcopal priest in 2002. Your wedding is his pleasure and he'd be pleased to use his creative skills to help you craft a ceremony for your special day. Please note that he is unavailable in the Haliburton area between mid-November and the Easter long weekend.

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Beverly King

She is an award winning Officiant (Wedding Industry Experts) living in Ancaster. She's a down to earth, likable, outgoing person who looks at all aspects of life with a mixture of compassion, love, humour and definitely optimism. These attributes have served her well all her life as a wife, mother and grandmother, and Chaplain. She is dedicated to making your wedding ceremony meaningful, loving and unique. Bev enjoys a good round of golf, as well as knitting and reading when she has time. She looks forward to working with you to make your special day a memorable one. She is a very requested wedding officiant that books up far in advance.