Wedding Officiants in Upper Tantallon, Nova Scotia

Elinor WhittyawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Elinor WhittyElinor is a clergy with Clergy Support Memorial Church. On top of that she is an award winning wedding officiant. Her career path has been varied and interesting. A mother of two and grandmother of two, she is committed to family, in whatever form it takes. With her deep experience , 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 religious or spiritual wedding ceremony.

Marilyn CoolenawardWedding Industy Experts 2016awardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Marilyn CoolenMarilyn is the Atlantic regional director of Clergy Support Memorial Church. She also makes herself available to conduct wedding ceremonies. She was educated in the USA and at Mount Allison University in Sackville, NB. Last year Marilyn was voted by her peers as the most popular wedding officiant in Nova Scotia in the annual Wedding Expert Awards in addition She won the Gold Award for Best Officiant from The Coast's 'Best of Weddings 2017' event. She lives in Halifax, overlooking Bedford Basin, and would love to help make your wedding ceremony the very special occasion you want it to be. Marilyn is an experienced professional who knows to listen to your needs. Within minutes you and your guests will know that you have chosen the right person to conduct your ceremony. She is a "people person" who is also an real 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.

Courtenay FraitzlawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Courtenay FraitzlAs a designated minister, your wishes for your customized wedding ceremony are approached with care and warmth, whether a traditional ceremony, a spiritual ceremony, or incorporating the blending of two families. She is also a trained event coordinator with many weddings in her portfolio. A 30-year volunteer in her community, a Toastmasters International member in good standing, Courtenay’s bucket list dreams include speaking at TED Talks and driving a vintage ice-cream truck one summer! In her free time Courtenay can be found growing food, laughing at the family chickens’ antics, cooking for her large family or hanging out at the beach in front of their home on Boutiliers Point.

Carol GrimmittawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Carol GrimmittCarol is a caring and respectful individual, honouring all faiths and beliefs. Married for over 20 years to a retired Aircraft Mechanic in the Royal Navy she maintains strong family values with her three grown up children (and the dog). She is committed to providing your beautiful traditional or spiritual wedding ceremony anywhere in the Upper Tantallon area. She would be more than happy to include any ancestral traditions into your wedding ceremony to make your day truly the way that you imagine it to be. However elaborate or simple you wish to make it, Carol would be honoured and humbled to be the Officiant for you.

Nancy O'BrienawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Nancy O'BrienNancy who is a designated minister with Clergy Support Church is located in the Bedford area. A graduate of Acadia and Mount Saint Vincent Universities with her BSc, B.Ed., and M.Ed. and has been described by couples as a “kind, caring person with integrity, patience, grace, and a sense of fun”. , Nancy has taught Family Studies, Drama, and Leadership. She is a former Student Council Advisor, Coach, Director, and Stage Manager. She embraces all types of ceremonies - traditional, same gender, spiritual, interfaith, and multicultural. Nancy’s gift to you will be the peace of mind that your ceremony will be loving, meaningful, and welcoming to your guests as well as reflective of you as a couple.