Wedding Officiants in St. Catharines, Ontario

Including: Jordon, Vineland, Welland, Fort Erie, Port Colborne

Melissa WarnerawardWedding Industry Experts 2013 WinnerawardSpecializationsGay and Lesbian Weddings

Melissa WarnerMelissa was recently voted the ‘Best Wedding Officiant in Niagara Falls and District’ at the prestigious Wedding Industry Experts 2013 Awards. She is not only a great wedding officiant but an experienced wedding coordinator that truly understands that your wedding day is one of the most important days of your life. She loves people and weddings and she brings her joy and enthusiasm to each ceremony. Melissa is open minded, very approachable, and is entirely comfortable performing ceremonies, large or small, formal or intimate, spiritual or non–denominational. No matter what you want in a wedding ceremony Melissa will work with you to achieve your perfect day. Her goal is to ensure that your wedding ceremony reflects your values, style and your own personal uniqueness. Her friendly and loving personality will make you feel at ease the moment you meet her. If you are looking for someone who will do everything necessary to ensure your ceremony is as special and personal as it should be, then Melissa is the officiant for you.

Kevin Baglole

Kevin BagloleKevin who lives in Stoney Creek, is a cheerful and an enthusiastic wedding officiant. He has conducted hundreds of wedding ceremonies of all kinds in the past twelve years. Spiritual, non-denominational, and inter-faith ceremonies are his specialty. Kevin strives to make each ceremony personal and enjoys having children of all ages involved. The desire of each couple to have their "perfect day" is Kevin's only aim in this work.kevin is with the Luthern Church.

Erin van HielawardSpecializationsGay and Lesbian Weddings

Erin van HielA wedding celebrates the joining of two diverse families in community and love. Let Erin use her extensive experience with all walks of life to help you create the wedding ceremony you'll want to remember. Be it traditional vows, weddings with children, second or subsequent weddings Erin can handle them all. Secular, spiritual, religious and same sex ceremonies are welcomed. Please ask for Erin in and around the Hamilton, Burlington area.

Jennifer BellingerawardSpecializationsGay and Lesbian Weddings

Jennifer  BellingerJennifer who lives in Niagara Falls has a Masters degree is special education and is a professional educator. She is a scrap booker who loves to do crafts. The wedding ceremony is the beginning of an amazing journey and Jennifer ensures the ceremony reflects the uniqueness of each couple's commitment to one another. She is passionate about weddings and is comfortable conducting non–denominational or spiritual ceremonies and welcomes any couple residing in the Niagara Region to consider sharing their day with her.

Joanne JohnstonawardSpecializationsGay and Lesbian Weddings

Joanne JohnstonBorn and raised in the Niagara Region, my family and I now reside in the picturesque Town of Grimsby. Your wedding day should reflect you as a couple. I will give you your ‘Moment In Time’. My personality will make you feel as if we have known each other all of your lives. Working and volunteering in my community, I will deliver a personal, touching ceremony starting with your vows that you take today before your family and friends. Whether you are looking for a spiritual or non–denominational ceremony, your day should be everything you dreamed of ... and more . Please give me the pleasure of uniting ‘Two Best Friends’, committing to one another on ‘This your Wedding Day’.

Cherie Inksetter

Cherie InksetterI love working with people and celebrating their special times with them. I live in St. Catharines, speak English and have a great sense of humour, so I’m told. I am an experienced ordained minister and have a Masters from University of Toronto. I owned my own farm market and bakery. I love creating wonderful food, especially for my three children and whoever they bring home with them. I have been involved in school nutrition projects and food drives trying to ensure the smallest of our neighbours do not go to bed hungry. Planning your wedding ceremony requires sensitivity, and I would be honoured to conduct a non-traditional wedding ceremony or spiritual wedding ceremony that reflects your every need.

Tara KriyachandaawardSpecializationsGay and Lesbian Weddings

Tara KriyachandaAs your reliable wedding Officiant, you will find Tara passionate about helping to give you the spiritual wedding ceremony that is uniquely and personally right for you, with effective organization, caring professionalism, and respectful openness. Tara avidly values and embraces diversity and approaches her work with a spirit of respect, acceptance, and inclusiveness. An ever-evolving passion for learning takes her down many paths, one of which is creatively educating her daughter at home. Tara enjoys life nestled into a cozy cottage in Port Colborne, along with her life partner, delightful daughter, energetic kitten, numerous plants, and eclectic book collection.

Rebecca Hawkes HamiltonawardSpecializationsGay and Lesbian Weddings

Rebecca Hawkes HamiltonRebecca has always been captivated by relationships and couples in love. Love is the most powerful and healing of emotions, and your wedding day is all about celebrating the love that You and Your partner share. Having enjoyed a career as a Sommelier and Wine Educator, Rebecca is a professional public speaker, able to convey your unique love story to your guests. Rebecca holds a degree in Psychology and was a Social Worker, helping families in need. She is a music enthusiast and plays the piano and guitar; loves sailing on Lake Ontario and volunteering with the Lions Foundation Dog Guides. As a deeply spiritual person, Rebecca accepts all beliefs and would be honoured to conduct your traditional wedding ceremony, interfaith wedding ceremony or secular wedding ceremony.

Rox ChwalukawardAdditional LanguagesUkrainianawardSpecializationsGay and Lesbian Weddings

Rox ChwalukI’m a graduate from Brock University with a Master of Education, and have made St. Catharines my home. I co-founded Turn Around Projects of the Arts (TAP) – a not for profit arts organization. I spend time in Jamaica and India organizing TAP programs. I also coordinate the International Campaign for Justice in Bhopal North America, a group dedicated to survivors of the 1984 Bhopal Gas Disaster. I am fluent in Ukrainian, and I have been learning Hindi for the last two years. My life philosophy is simple, giving me the authentic understanding to perform spiritual wedding ceremonies regardless of their religious and cultural traditions. I bring passion and energy to each wedding ceremony. I am extremely open-minded, generous, and kind. As Aretha Franklin once said “What you want, baby, I got it. What you need? You know I got it”. The same can be said about your special day!

Karen Hansen

Karen HansenKaren is a warm and friendly wedding officiant. She is experienced in helping couples find the right ceremony and the right location for a beautiful Niagara setting. As an professional wedding coordinator she is also the owner of the Two Hearts Wedding Chapel in Niagara. Karen can help you with a lot more than just your non–denominational or spiritual ceremony. So speak with her and discuss your needs. She will guide you with either small or large weddings.