Wedding Officiants in Peterborough, Ontario

Including: Lakefield, Bobcaygeon, Buckhorn, Bancroft, Haliburton, Cannington, Fenlon Falls

Catharina Bowers

Catharina BowersCatharina Bowers who lives in Lindsay is a compassionate, understanding, wedding officiant who has the experience to make your dream wedding ceremony a reality. She will listen carefully to your needs and skillfully deliver a memorable wedding service. She is a liberal thinker who brings with her years of working with people as a Chaplain and former television producer/director. She is a true professional! Catharina's warm and caring approach to the needs of the couple will put their mind at rest. She can do your wedding ceremony in English or Dutch. For the spiritual or non–denominational wedding of a lifetime just request Catharina.

Leigh DoughtyawardSpecializationsGay and Lesbian Weddings

Leigh DoughtyLeigh was born and raised in Peterborough, Ontario. With an undergraduate in Public Administration from the University of Victoria, Leigh has worked in government for twenty years, is a certified municipal officer, records manager and experienced wedding officiant, conducting more than 100 wedding ceremonies since 2005. Leigh firmly believes in the right of couples (including same-sex couples) to plan a non–denominational or spiritual ceremony of their choosing. With confidence and experience, she will work with you to ensure your wedding ceremony is creative, unique, memorable and worry-free.

Bonnie S. Manning-JonesawardSpecializationsGay and Lesbian Weddings

Bonnie S. Manning-JonesBonnie is fluent in English, Spanish, American Sign Language (ASL), and possesses a sparkling sense of humour and lively spirit of adventure. She looks forward to sharing a personal connection with you during the planning of your ceremony, be it a spiritual or non–denominational wedding celebration. Bonnie welcomes mixed cultural, same sex, and interfaith couples to join with her in the creation of uniquely memorable celebrations of love. Bonnie has a BSc. in psychology from New York University and has been a professional counselor for several years. She is an active member of her community as the Public Relations Chairperson and serves on the Board of Directors for the Council of Persons with Disabilities in Peterborough.

Emily Szabunia-VlaskalinawardSpecializationsGay and Lesbian Weddings

Emily Szabunia-VlaskalinEmily is a graduate of Trent University. Emily is also a newlywed who enjoys cooking, dance, reading, writing, film and the outdoors.She has superior communication skills, organizational skills, and meticulous attention to detail. In working with Emily, your wedding ceremony will be truly reflective of the love and joy being shared between you at one of the happiest moments of your lives. She has a warm and engaging personality, as well as a great sense of humor.

Lori HayesawardSpecializationsGay and Lesbian Weddings

Lori HayesLori is passionate about helping others and wants to be a part of creating the wedding of their dreams. She is experienced in event planning and officiating ceremonies. Her gentle, caring nature allows the couple and their families to be at ease on their special day. She is comfortable performing non–denominational, religious and spiritual weddings, vow renewals, baptismal and naming ceremonies. Lori is excited to serve those in the Peterborough and surrounding area.

Jim Riehle

Jim RiehleJim Riehle (pronounced 'Really') and his wife Peggy came to Canada from the U.S. almost 40 years ago and have lived in the Lindsay area where he worked as a teacher and school administrator. Jim has a wonderful sense of humour. His hobbies are photography and woodworking, but these pale in comparison to his passion for celebrating marriage for his couples. His outgoing personality and keen appreciation of the non-conventional provide the kind of open-minded, enthusiastic support necessary for your wedding ceremony to be done your way.

Gerri Humphries

Gerri HumphriesGerri Humphries a Campbellford resident is happily married with two children. Gerri is an avid environmentalist and an active volunteer within his community. His experiences as a firefighter has given him a deep appreciation for life's memorable moments spent with loved ones. Gerri has the right combination of understanding, professionalism, grace and humor to help each couple have the unique and personal non–denominational or spiritual wedding ceremony that they envision. Gerri really enjoys being a part of a couple's wedding and celebration of their love. As a wedding officiant he can create for every couple a wedding day that they will remember for the rest of their lives.

Meredith KennedyawardSpecializationsGay and Lesbian Weddings

Meredith Kennedy“Meredith is well known and respected in Newcastle, Peterborough, and surrounding communities as a successful business person, Teacher and Music Director . She has a B.Ed degree and has worked with many parents to enhance the education of their children. Meredith has had input into many weddings and she firmly believes in the right of couples (including same-sex couples) to solemnize their vows in the faith of their choice.In her spare time, Meredith enjoys oil painting and spending time with her three Labrador retrievers. She is very much looking forward to meeting with you and planning your memorable day.”

Elizabeth Peeters

Elizabeth PeetersElizabeth lives at Omemee on a farm with spouse Peter and their three children. She is a graduate of Queens in English and Religion. She is a long time volunteer with the Ontario Association of Agricultural Societies. Elizabeth is also active in 'Brainchild' , helping parents who have a child with a brain tumor. Elizabeth is a caring individual who will work with you to make your wedding ceremony all you want it to be whether non–denominational or spiritual. Her calm and professional manner will be a welcome part of your day.

Julie ConnollyawardSpecializationsGay and Lesbian Weddings

Julie ConnollyJulie is a professional with a smile. She is committed to making your special day be the very best that it can be. Her goal is to make your wedding day a perfect reflection of two individuals uniting as one. A resident of Peterborough, and as a mother and grandmother, she is committed to family, in whatever form it takes. She respects and honours all religious, spiritual, and secular backgrounds. Not only is she is comfortable in any wedding setting; her leadership will bring that same comfort to those attending your wedding. Whether you have planned a classical wedding, a relaxed and laid back one, or perhaps one with your own unique style, Julie would welcome the opportunity to make it uniquely yours.

Bob Quick

Bob QuickBased in Lindsay, Ontario, Bob is an experienced wedding officiant with many years experience. He has conducted 100's of weddings, in a variety of settings and styles. He is experienced in non–denominational, interfaith and religious ceremonies . His desire is to help couples make their wedding unique, personal and meaningful. He creates a warm, welcoming atmosphere at every wedding and has the knack of putting your family and friends at ease. Bob has an engaging personality, a great sense of humour and is enthusiastic and outgoing. Bob enjoys biking, golf and playing the trombone.