Wedding Officiants in Halifax, Nova Scotia

Sherrie Bushen

Sherrie BushenSherrie Bushen (BA., M.Div., M.Ed (Counselling)), is an Acadia grad who lives in Halifax. She served as an ordained pastor for over 10 years with the Baptist Church in Nova Scotia before transferring to us. She is also a trained psychologist. Her hobbies include, music, sports, and her beloved dog Abby. She is known for being empathetic and a great listener. She is very compassionate, kind and generous. Her communication and interpersonal skills will be a real asset to your event. Sherrie is a very energetic, down-to-earth and genuine person who is a joy to work with, and one who will ensure that your personal touch is central to your wedding ceremony.

Heather Star WilliamsawardSpecializationsGay and Lesbian Weddings

Heather Star WilliamsHeather Star Williams, who lives in Halifax, is ethical, enthusiastic and energetic, and will be delighted to help you plan and then conduct your personalized wedding ceremony service. She respects and honours all religious, spiritual, and secular backgrounds and not only is she is comfortable in any wedding setting, her leadership will bring that same comfort to those attending your wedding. Whether what you have planned is a classical wedding, a relaxed and laid back one or perhaps one with a style this is uniquely yours, Heather Star is rated as one of the top wedding officiants in Nova Scotia and she is committed to making your special day be the very best that it can.

Elinor WhittyawardWedding Industry Experts 2013 Winner

Elinor WhittyElinor was recently voted the Best Wedding Officiant in Halifax and all of Nova Scotia at the prestigious Wedding Industry Experts 2013 Awards. Her career path has been varied and interesting. After training as a radio broadcaster, she held the lead position as a vocalist in a band. A mother of two and grandmother of two, she is committed to family, in whatever form it takes. She has a career background in customer service and administrative support, including event planning. She understands the need for a couple to have the perfect day, most especially the ceremony joining them for their life journey together. Elinor's professional and caring ways would be an asset in assisting you with your non-denominational or spiritual wedding ceremony.

Faith GallantawardSpecializationsGay and Lesbian Weddings

Faith GallantFaith Gallant’s utmost respect for all cultural and spiritual relationships allows her to be professional and personable ensuring your wedding ceremony will be a truly memorable one. A resident of Bedford, NS and a true romantic at heart, Faith vows to conduct a well-spoken non-denominational wedding ceremony and along with her natural soothing ways, allows you and your partner to focus solely on one another and simply enjoy your day. Her belief and understanding that a couple’s wedding ceremony is a sacred one, she always strives to make sure your ceremony is just the way you want it. Trusting Faith to be your guide on your wedding day is ensuring your wedding day will be a day filled with love, amazement, and everything you truly imagine and want it to be.

Owen Caldwell

Owen CaldwellYour wedding day will be filled with all the hope and joy of a love poem. Your life-long commitment of love to each other will reach out and touch the hearts of all your friends and family. Let us together, create a beautiful memory; one that will last a lifetime. Hi, my name is Owen and I love being an Officiant. I specialize in spiritual wedding ceremonies, interfaith wedding ceremonies and traditional wedding ceremonies in Halifax and surrounding areas. I’ve enjoyed a long and satisfying career in acting; I’ve been the emcee for dozens of charity dinners; I’ve been an auctioneer and lecturer on cruise ships around the world and I love to entertain my friends. My passions are theology and the arts. My hope is that you will contact me to see if I am the right individual who can help to make your special day a dream come true.

Marilyn Coolen

Marilyn CoolenMarilyn lives in Boutiliers Point, NS near the beautiful St. Margaret's Bay and would love to help make your wedding ceremony the very special occasion you want it to be. Marilyn is an experienced professional and whether your event is a traditional wedding ceremony, a spiritual wedding ceremony, an inter-faith wedding ceremony or a same-sex wedding ceremony, she will work with you to make your day enjoyable and memorable. You will find her very warm and welcoming. Within minutes you and your guests will know that you have chosen the right wedding Officiant for your very special day. She is a "people person" who is also an animal lover. She is committed to social justice and human rights for all. She is a mother, an advocate, a believer in the innate goodness of people and one who hopes for peace and harmony on this small planet of ours.

Jean Hillman

Jean HillmanCaring, compassionate and kind, Jean will do her very best to make sure that your special day is just that, special and just yours, however you choose it to be. Based in West Porters Lake, NS, Jean would be privileged to officiate at your spiritual wedding ceremony, anywhere in the HRM and even, should you require, further away. She brings a love of people and public speaking honed through her experience as a teacher and storyteller. The mother of two grown, married sons, the youngest of whom held his wedding ceremony in her front yard, she understands very well the stresses and excitement which surround a wedding. Her empathy, calm presence and sense of humour and fun will help everyone feel comfortable and at ease.