Wedding Officiants in Calgary, Alberta

Rev Erika Rodriguez, BAawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Rev Erika RodriguezOriginally from Mexico, as a Designated Minister with Clergy Support, Erika is a chaplain to the Spanish community in Calgary. She and her family have made Calgary home. She knows from personal experience that dreams can come true if you persevere, have faith and love. Her wish is to conduct your Spanish, English or bilingual wedding ceremony. Erika has worked in radio and holds a degree in journalism. She’s also a writer and has published some of her poems. As a mother and wife, she loves to spend time with family, who enjoy caring for their small dog and lots of koi fish. You can't go wrong with Erika!

Rev Cynthia Beare, B.Ed, (U Calgary) M.A. (Gonzaga U).awardWedding Industy Experts 2016awardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Rev Cynthia BeareCynthia was recognized as the Most Popular New Wedding Celebrant in Alberta by the prestigious international Wedding Industry Experts Awards. A true Calgarian, she also has a good command of the Spanish language and would be willing to perform bilingual English/Spanish spiritual, non-denominational or hand fasting ceremonies, secret/elopement ceremonies, themed/costume weddings and vow renewals. She holds a B. Ed. from the University of Calgary and a M.A. from – Gonzaga University Spokane. Whether you want to exchange your vows at the top of a mountain, a lavish venue or anywhere in between, Cynthia is committed to make your day unforgettable.

Rev Sandy Batten, BA (Memorial)awardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Rev Sandy BattenI’m Newfie born and a hopeless romantic. It would be my privilege to perform wedding ceremonies in the Calgary area. I sing with the Sweet Adelines and I’m a Shakespeare devotee who would be happy to “dress the part” to fit in. I am also an avid golfer and hiker who loves the outdoors. Now a Designated Minister with Clergy Support, my work background includes hospitality, oil and gas analysis and a decade of mentoring. I believe in beautiful moments! I would be pleased to share in your beautiful moment.

Rev Barbara Kovatch, BA, BEd, MEdawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Rev Barbara KovatchIt would be my privilege to be invited into your life to conduct your wedding ceremony. My extensive background in music and the arts helps me recognize how important music and the correct delivery can affect a ceremony. I am comfortable speaking to a large or small gathering, in the location of your choice. You can be confident I will deliver your ceremony professionally, with warmth and heart, and a touch of humour. I would welcome being a part of your joyous day.

Oliver Armstrong, BFAawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Oliver ArmstrongOliver makes Calgary home, and lives next to the Bow River in the neighborhood of Sunny-side. A native of Ottawa, and a graduate of Ryerson University in Toronto, Oliver's main interest is in the the Arts and Culture and he loves live theater. An experienced public speaker, (you’ll love his voice), he has managed and consulted on high profile events from Dubai to the United States. Oliver is a huge fan of the outdoors and the world of western events and competitions, like our famous Calgary Stampede. He strives to be a mentor and embrace the practices of mindfulness and kindness every day.

Dr Susan Hamilton, BSc, (Concordia) ND. BastyrU)awardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Dr Susan HamiltonSusan is located in Calgary, is good listener, a heart centered soul and an engaging speaker. She believes in the importance of living a healthy and happy lifestyle through naturopathy, and leads by example, enjoying nature through hiking, biking, snowshoeing and skiing. Susan knows a wedding marks the beginning of a wonderful journey in a couple’s life. Let that journey start with a personalized ceremony that captures the love you share on your special day. Susan appreciates the importance of meeting your needs in making your wedding ceremony personal, professional and inclusive for all. Her goal is to join couples in love, to provide sacred ceremony and blessings on their wedding day. Nothing less will do!

Rev Katherine ThomsonawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Rev Katherine ThomsonKatherine is a Designated Minister with special responsibility of Pastoral Care to people in the Earth Spiritualities for Clergy Support. Katherine is a very experienced officiant, a good listener, and has an attention to detail to help make your day a wonderful memory. She loves to craft and scrapbook. She is open and accepting of all spiritual paths. Katherine would be honoured to perform your wedding ceremony at a location of your choosing. She has a friendly presence and is very professional.

Lisa-Marie Walker

Lisa-Marie WalkerLisa-Marie is credentialed with the Canadian Metaphysical Ministry and lives in Calgary. She is an experienced wedding ceremony officiant. Couples describe her as being friendly, punctual, having a nice voice and being a good listener. If you talk with Lisa - Marie we are sure you will agree.

Rev Bruce Sheasby, BA; M.DivawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Rev Bruce SheasbyThe Reverend Bruce Reinhold Elvis Sheasby, is the first minister to affiliate with Clergy Support Memorial Church in Alberta. The church he serves is the very well known congregation called ‘Your Grace Land ’. The fellowship meets for Worship Sundays @ 10:30 at the Delta Calgary South, 135 Southland Drive SE, Calgary (most Sundays in the East Atrium Building, although occasionally we’re in the West Tower). Public welcome signs in lobby. On average they have over two hundred families represented each Sunday. The sacraments of Baptism, Marriage and Holy Communion on Sundays are a regular celebration held in the Church.

Rev Vonda LeeawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Rev Vonda LeeVonda relocated to Cochrane in 2016, and knows the area well having been a long- term resident of Sundre. She is a Designated Minister with Clergy Support Church. Her family has grown and she has the background, the time, and the passion to be part of one of the most memorable celebrations in your life. She’s a graduate of the Red Deer College and attended Mount Royal College. Vonda keeps fit with yoga and exercise, and intends to be a life-long learner.You’ll find Vonda to be personable, and she would be comfortable conducting your ceremony in any location.

Rev Susan Fae Haglund, BFA (U Calgary).awardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Rev Susan Fae HaglundSusan Fae Haglund as a Designated Minister to seniors, has also made herself available to conduct many weddings in Calgary and surrounding areas. Susan Fae is a also a very talented artist and a native Calgarian who grew up in northwest Calgary with Nose Hill Park in clear view, which continues to be an inspiration for her art. She takes great pride in her community involvement with tree planting in Natural Parks and spending time with her working dog Charlie. Susan Fae’s goal is to help you with a personalized wedding ceremony. She enjoys working with couples and helping to personalize wedding scripts. She encourages family and friends’ participation in making the happy occasion even more wonderful. Theme weddings are welcome; as well as adding special phrases or blessings to the ceremony.

Rev Sue Deyell, BA.awardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Rev Sue DeyellSue is a Designated Minister who holds a BA from York University, and is well spoken, articulate and comfortable in front of a crowd. I am a people person and have a big sense of humour and sense of fun!! She’ll easily connect with your friends and family to ensure your special wedding ceremony is picture perfect and a beautiful memory for everyone in attendance. Sue lives in Calgary, where she has settled into domestic bliss with her wife Brigitte and their two beautiful children, Alexandra and Luke! A lover of the outdoors, she enjoys skiing, running and coaching her daughter’s fastball team. It would be Sue’s pleasure and privilege to stand alongside you as you exchange your vows.

Laurie RupertawardWedding Industy Experts 2014awardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Laurie RupertLaurie Rupert is an award winning wedding officiant with many years of experience. Laurie is a native Calgarian who can’t imagine living anywhere else and has enjoyed providing these services to her community! Whether it be traditional, non- traditional, or same sex marriages, Laurie will guide you through to the process giving you the best wedding service you could dream of! She has performed every type of ceremony in a multitude of venues so feel free to be creative. Talk with Laurie and you will soon discover what a great wedding professional she is.

Judith Docken, BA (Ambassador University)awardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Judith DockenI am very open-minded, an empathetic listener and am very good with people. She lives in Calgary with two of her three grown sons and her very talkative cat, Circe. Judith would love to have the opportunity to conduct your wedding ceremony anywhere in the Calgary area. She has a broad range of people skills and experiences to draw from her background as a published author, artist and gardener. She would enjoy nothing more than being part of this important event in your life.

Tyson McKay, P.S.E. (U Regina)awardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Tyson McKayTyson a happy stay at home dad, while mom teaches , is a born and raised Calgarian. Currently residing in Woodlands with his wife Kristi, twin daughters, Maeve and Clara, and his dog Kinsley, Tyson spends his free time playing badminton and hockey and skiing in the winter, waterskiing and wakeboarding in the summer. He is also an active volunteer with the Twins, Triplets and More Association of Calgary. Tyson would love to be a part of your special day and is dedicated to making your wedding ceremony a memorable one. He books up early so don't wait!