Wedding Officiants in Ottawa East, Ontario

Luc DespatisawardAdditional LanguagesFrenchSpanishGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Luc DespatisLuc's one of our most experienced wedding officiants. Luc is a true 'people person', flexible and open-minded, with a love for life and all that is true. Whether what you have planned is a classical wedding, or a relaxed and laid back one; whether you wish to have your ceremony in French, English or Spanish, it will be a true pleasure for Luc to perform your wedding. Please note. Always check his availability as Luc has had to reduce his availability for weddings. He now spends much of his free time doing charitable work in developing countries. Luc is licenced both in Ontario and Quebec.

Muguette PrevostawardAdditional LanguagesFrenchGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Muguette PrevostBorn in Montreal, Muguette moved to Ottawa in the 1980s and now resides in Rockland Ontario. She is licensed in Ontario and Quebec for many years. Retired from the City of Ottawa, she was appointed by the city clerk to perform English French and bilingual wedding ceremonies for several years. The institution of marriage is sacred to her. Her energy, warmth and inviting personality makes everyone comfortable immediately. She is open-minded, loves working with couples to ensure there ceremony is perfect for them, and is always happy to go out of her way to please . She has a deep respect of other cultures and faiths. She has also performed many same sex ceremonies and feels privileged when a couple chooses her to unit them in marriage. Muguette's goal is making your special day one that you will cherish all your lives.

Gisele Savard-LalondeawardAdditional LanguagesFrenchGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Gisele Savard-LalondeGisèle graduated from Saint Paul University in Ottawa and obtained a Master's Degree in Pastoral Theology. She worked as a chaplain in a French High School for a few years. Married, with four children, Gisele is a very caring and down-to-earth person. The following quotation sums up how this wedding officiant thinks: "After years of study, I needed to go back to the basics of life for balance, these being LOVE AND BEAUTY. It would be my privilege to officiate at your wedding day of LOVE in BEAUTY".

Christine VilleneuveawardWedding Industry Experts 2013 WinnerawardAdditional LanguagesFrenchGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Christine VilleneuveChristine was recently voted the ‘Best Wedding Officiant in Orleans’ at the prestigious Wedding Industry Experts Awards. Christine, one of our most experienced officiants, is in great demand as a perfectly bilingual wedding officiant. She has many years experience in public speaking. Christine's warm and inviting personality makes everyone feel comfortable immediately and she is dedicated to working with couples to create their very special day. She is very comfortable with non–denominational or spiritual wedding ceremonies. Christine is licenced in Ontario and Quebec.

Cat BaronGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Cat BaronCat who lives in Orleans is an Aboriginal woman whose friends describe her as warm, sensitive and trustworthy. She is a movie buff who loves hockey and plays ball hockey all year round. Cat is a professor at Algonquin College, and believes that everyone should be free to express and celebrate their love, regardless of gender, orientation, race, or religion. Cat's experience with teaching and acting, her belief in honouring diversity, her people skills and her organizational skills all make her an excellent choice for any couple wanting a non–denominational or spiritual ceremony. She has a great sense of humour, is flexible and willing to do what it takes to make your wedding ceremony special.

Carol CousineauawardWedding Industry Experts 2016 WinnerGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Carol CousineauCarol, who lives in Orleans, is a kind and caring person. She likes to golf, garden, read and is an active bowler. She is a fantastic person who will take her roll in your wedding ceremony very seriously. Carol is the kind of professional who loves to spend time with couples to see that their ceremony is all they want it to be. She will conduct your personalized wedding ceremony the way you want it celebrated and create a warm and welcoming ambiance for all concerned. Carol was recently voted by her peers as the 'Most Popular Wedding Officiant/Celebrant in Orleans.

Rev. Rob Campbell

Rev. Rob CampbellRev. Rob Campbell is an experienced wedding officiant. His dry sense of humour lights up any room of people. Couples tell us how much they loved Rob's skills as a people person. When not conducting you will find Rob working for social justice. If you want a mature, experienced wedding officiant, Rob is your man. He is licenced in Ontario and Quebec. Rob will be unavailable for weddings from the middle of October 2016 until February 2017.

Isabelle FilionawardAdditional LanguagesFrenchGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Isabelle FilionIsabelle is a professional who lives in Orleans, who is fluently bilingual in French and English. She is highly motivated and possesses a positive attitude which she applies to her personal and professional life. Known for being kind, honest and non-judgmental, Isabelle has a happy personality and it is always a pleasure to be around her. Isabelle's goal is to make your wedding experience successful, memorable and stress free. She is open to people of all cultures, races, sexual orientation, and beliefs.

Natasha St. JeanawardAdditional LanguagesFrenchGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Natasha St. JeanNatasha, as also a member of the All Seasons reservation team, has a wealth of knowledge & experience to offer any couple. Fluently bilingual and a mother of two, she appreciates the importance of flexibility, patience and understanding and it is these qualities along with her sense of humour that she brings to her role in your special day. Whether you’re looking for a non– denominational or spiritual ceremony, if experienced ‘casual confidence’ is your preferred style, Natasha is the wedding officiant for you.

Diane PaquetteawardAdditional LanguagesFrenchGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Diane PaquetteYou will appreciate having Diane perform your wedding ceremony. She is a sympathetic and joyful people person. Diane has lived in eastern Ontario for over 30 years, has devoted her life to her marriage, her two grown children and her teaching career. She is fluently bilingual and will perform spiritual or non–denominational and same-sex weddings. Her background in Social Work and as a guidance counsellor have prepared her well to offer a ceremony according to the couple's wishes. She is at ease with various situations and will assure you a memorable day. Diane is licenced in Ontario and Quebec.

Yvon BergeronawardAdditional LanguagesFrenchGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Yvon BergeronYvon is a facilitator and always give 100% of himself. He was the master of ceremonies at an event at the age of 6. Since then he has never stopped working in public. Yvon loves people, loves life and people love him. His motto is ‘life is good’. Yvon is ready to help you prepare your wedding ceremony the way you want it done. Yvon will listen to you. Yvon has many talents such as advisor, facilitator, motivator, master of ceremony, trainer, musician, singer sense of humour etc etc. Yvon believes that EVERYBODY has many, many, many talents and he wants to use his to the maximum for you. If you ever decide to ask for him, you will never regret it. Take the time to choose the right person for your ceremony because it is a UNIQUE moment in your life. The person you choose will be the right one.

Danielle FiliatraultawardWedding Industry Experts 2015 WinnerawardAdditional LanguagesFrench

Danielle FiliatraultDanielle was voted by her peers as the most popular wedding officiant in Ottawa in the coveted annual Wedding Expert Awards .She lives in Ottawa and can conduct wedding ceremonies in both official languages ."When we are gathered in the name of Love, a powerful and memorable unfolding takes place." This is Danielle's belief about your special day and she will help set the tone for it to unfold in the way that you have envisioned it. As a former teacher/principal, she has much experience and leadership skills in many fields. Her friendly easygoing ways, her great listening skills and her warm smile will surely facilitate the planning and delivery of the services she can provide as you begin a new life together. Call her and you will know you have made the right choice.

Mireille GroleauawardAdditional LanguagesFrenchGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Mireille GroleauYour love is a story waiting to be told. Your wedding celebration is the first page of this beautiful romantic story. As a communications specialist and former Radio-Canada producer I have organized banquets, hosted fundraisers, in French or English or both. I am comfortable conducting non-denominational, spiritual, and same-sex wedding ceremonies. Let me make your life easier and help with the personal touches to your ceremony, including readings, music, even a role for your dog. Let love be your muse! Originally from Northern Ontario, I live in Orléans with my husband of 30 years. We have three children and a dog name Bozzo. I am a paper artist and avid scrapbooker.

Brigitte SamsonawardAdditional LanguagesFrenchGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Brigitte SamsonBrigitte is a fluently bilingual professional living in Orleans, and has over 10 years of Wedding and Special Event Planning expertise. Brigitte is licenced both in Ontario and Quebec. She can help you with every wedding detail, with the care and attention as if it were her own special day. She holds a degree in Recreation & Leisure, Event Planning & Design, Food & Beverage Management as well as a Sports Business Management degree. Brigitte is also certified by The Wedding Planners Institute of Canada. Brigitte respects and honours all religious, spiritual, and secular backgrounds. She is comfortable conducting French, English or bilingual non–denominational, religious or same-sex wedding ceremonies.

Richard J. PapineauawardAdditional LanguagesFrenchGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Richard J. PapineauRichard has lived in the Ottawa area for most of his life, and is fluently bilingual in English and French. With over 40 years’ experience working with people from various cultures and backgrounds, he is looking forward to providing anything you need to ensure you have a memorable wedding ceremony. He has a wonderful daughter and had the pleasure to officiate his own son’s wedding. If just one attribute could be chosen to describe Richard’s character, it would be his unwavering ability to treat people as people first. He’s always sensitive and mindful of other people’s feelings. You may see Richard cycling around town or kayaking in our beautiful waterways in the region.

Joel-Jean BeaucheminawardAdditional LanguagesFrenchGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Joel-Jean BeaucheminJoel-Jean is a young, dedicated and personable individual and professional who is currently living in Limoges. He is energized when given the opportunity to make a difference in people's lives. He is a strong communicator in both official languages, has strong visioning and planning skills, is solution-focused, client-centric, is very well organized, and pays attention to detail. Most of all he is very creative, has excellent interpersonal skills, laughs easily, is appropriately spontaneous, and appreciates the nuances of life. Joel-Jean is culturally sensitive, and lives the quality of inclusiveness from the inside out. He has worked as a communications, human resources management, and results-based management professional. He is also a professional actor, host, facilitator, and stage person, and he draws upon his creative talents and passion in that artistic realm as he goes about his daily life. He has university degrees in communications, theater arts (incl. arts management) and organizational development and analysis. Finally, Joel-Jean is also a part-time professor at a community college. He would be more than pleased to help make your special day a memorable one!

Penny Lee PrevostawardAdditional LanguagesFrenchGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Penny Lee PrevostPenny Lee is based in Limoges and enjoys connecting people. When it is a connection of love, she believes she can help people nurture their relationships for a long-term commitment. Wedding ceremonies and vows should reflect the uniqueness of that relationship. She encourages and supports original ideas believing that celebrating your love in your own special way should capture the essence of your love. Whether you want an English or French ceremony, traditional or contemporary, spiritual or same-sex, Penny Lee can help make your day a truly wonderful experience. Your wedding will be unique to your lifestyle, personalized and to your complete satisfaction.

Nicola WoltersawardAdditional LanguagesFrenchGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Nicola WoltersNicola believes your wedding day should be celebrated the way you want. She is licenced in Ontario and Quebec and can help you with your choice of a bilingual (English/French) spiritual, non-denominational or same-sex wedding ceremony. She understands it's an expression of your love and your commitment to each other. Having worked as a birth and postpartum doula she has first-hand practice in supporting parents at every stage and appreciates the importance of celebrating life's milestones. Nicola lives in Russell, ON and has been married for over 20 years with three children. Nicola considers it to be a privilege and honour to help you celebrate your special day.

Marie MigneaultawardAdditional LanguagesFrenchGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Marie MigneaultMarie lives in Orleans and is completely fluent in French and English. She is an artist, a gifted trainer, very insightful and can bring clarity where there is doubt and hesitation. Marie has been married for over 30 years and has been blessed with two amazing children. She would love nothing more than to perform the wedding ceremony of your choice. She is comfortable conducting traditional, non-denominational, spiritual or same-sex wedding ceremonies. Marie celebrates each individual's uniqueness and she will help you create a ceremony that is as special as you are.

Mary BachatawardAdditional LanguagesFrenchGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Mary BachatI speak three languages; Arabic, English and French and am comfortable conducting your spiritual or non-denominational wedding ceremony in the language of your choice.It is a great opportunity to be able to help people during this very special time in their life; knowing you will share your life with the person you love. I am here to help you accomplish your dream and to make it memorable. Originally born in Cairo, Egypt, I have been in Canada most of my life and live in Wendover. I have worked in the accounting field for over 35 years and now that I am retired, I have my own business offering Holistic and Spiritual Services and Products.

Stephanie Pregent awardAdditional LanguagesFrenchGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Stephanie  Pregent Stephanie lives in Rockland with her spouse and their new daughter. She is comfortable with large or small wedding ceremonies. Stephanie is completely fluent in French and English and is available to conduct traditional, non-denominational, spiritual or same-sex ceremonies in French, English or a blend of both languages. She likes to be involved in her community and is a member of the Valoris Foundation of Prescott-Russell and the Club Richelieu Orléans. A keen sports enthusiast, she also loves hosting dinner parties! She would like nothing more than to help make your wedding ceremony a special event and memory by working with you.

Jody TaylorawardAdditional LanguagesFrenchGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Jody TaylorResiding with her teenage children and husband in the Barrhaven area in Ottawa, Jody enjoys the opportunity to celebrate new beginnings through the eyes of the couples she serves. She understands it’s an honour and a privilege to be chosen to conduct and participate in your personalized, spiritual, non-denominational, or interfaith wedding ceremonies. Jody is fluently bilingual in English and French, flexible, easygoing and organized making her an ideal candidate to conduct seamless worry-free ceremonies for her couples. She’s an avid animal lover and enjoys a house filled with, family, friends, light, love and laughter. Jody looks forward to the possibility of working with YOU!

Adrienne ChateauneufGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Adrienne ChateauneufA wedding is a celebration of love between two people. It is the start of an exciting chapter in a couples life. I offer my services to Orleans and the surrounding communities, and as a Flight Attendant for over 14 years I am confident that I will bring a high level of professionalism, warmth and fun to your special day. More than that, I will be sensitive and receptive to your ideas. Together, we will create a wedding ceremony that is meaningful, memorable, moving and personal. It is my priority to ensure that your wedding ceremony, whether non-denominational or spiritual, reflects your dreams and desires. Let me be your storyteller.

Kerry GervaisGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Kerry GervaisA passionate and bubbly soul born and raised in Ottawa (Ogilvy area), Kerry has been a part of the wedding community for many years making brides and bridal parties feel beautiful on their special day. Being a member of toastmasters gives her the ability to communicate effectively and with assurance. She is more than capable to ensure your traditional, spiritual or interfaith wedding ceremony is all that it can be and that your vision is captured.

Pamela LeaderGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Pamela LeaderPamela, a resident of Orleans is a proud mother and grandmother who enjoys hiking, kayaking and gardening in her spare time. She is licenced in Ontario and Quebec. It is Pamela’s goal to provide all couples with a wedding ceremony that meets their dreams. She works from the heart and with the heart. Her commitment to all of her couples is something that she values as she knows that your wedding is a celebration that you want to cherish the rest of your life.

Karine BrassardawardAdditional LanguagesFrenchGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Karine  BrassardKarine is open-minded, generous and has the utmost respect for couple's commitment. She is excellent at helping people finding simple gestures, words and songs that will add meaning to your unique religious, interfaith or spiritual wedding ceremony. She is fluently bilingual in French and English and lives in Orleans. She graduated with a BA in Women’s Studies from York University, she worked for four years in Asia as a teacher, and now her focus is on raising awareness about mental health and wellness. Karine’s always up for a road trip, and enjoys the opportunity to meet new people and discover new places. We know you will enjoy working with her.