Wedding Officiants in Vancouver, British Columbia

Including: Anmore, Belcarra, Bowen Island, Burnaby, Coquitlam, Delta, Langley, Lions Bay, Maple Ridge, New Westminster, North Vancouver, Pitt Meadows, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Richmond, Surrey, Tsaww

Joel RiveraawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Joel RiveraMy goal is to provide you with a wedding ceremony you will always remember. From inspirational, spiritual, cultural and same gender requests, I will work with you to ensure that you will enjoy and cherish the moment. I’m based in Vancouver, and I’m a Chartered Human Resources Professional (CHRP) working in the Hospitality sector for over 16 years. I know that it’s about people…understanding them and exceeding their expectations. I’m a proud Canadian having visited and/or lived in every province and territory in our amazing country. In my spare time you will likely find me out and about on the seawall or experimenting in the kitchen. I also enjoy camping, hiking and trying to play tennis.

Angus ChanawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Angus ChanAngus lives in the beautiful River District in South Vancouver, and is passionate to be a part of what makes your cultural, spiritual or interfaith wedding ceremony a special one. He is fluent in Cantonese and English, easy going and approachable. He holds a Masters in Educational Psychology from Simon Fraser University. He enjoys maintaining a healthy and growing family lifestyle with his wife and son through spending quality time touring the city, swimming at the pool, and enjoying meals together. It is very important to him that you and your partner feel comfortable, and he looks forward to meeting with you to discuss your plans and wishes for your day.

Timothy AldredawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Timothy AldredTim, Ontario born and raised, now resides in Vancouver and is a much requested officiant. This is your wedding day and his focus is make the ceremony portion of it, most memorable, exceeding your expectations. Tim brings his public speaking skills, customer service experience and business administration knowledge to make sure all your requirements in a ceremony are met. With an equal balance of solemnity and wit mixed into your civil, spiritual, hetero or same-gendered wedding, he promises you will know you made the right choice. In his spare time, he enjoys researching his ancestry, trying out new recipes and exploring BC.

Christian SawkaawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Christian SawkaChristian was born, raised, and currently lives in Coquitlam. After completing a degree in Business Administration at Trinity Western University, Christian worked as a youth worker for five years before switching into the finance industry. He’s passionate about being an active member in his community, whether it is coaching or playing soccer, running youth nights or organizing a financial literacy camp for kids. Christian’s an experienced speaker, laid back, adaptable and his main goal is to help make your day about both of you. No matter the type of wedding ceremony, he will feel right at home in whatever setting you choose.

Joanna SheppardawardWedding Industy Experts 2016awardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Joanna SheppardJoanna was recently voted by her peers as the ‘Most Popular New Wedding Officiant in BC’ at the prestigious international Wedding Industry Experts 2016 Awards. Joanna lives in Langley and is excited to be a part of your special day. As a University Educator in the Fraser Valley, Joanna appreciates the importance of meeting your needs in making your wedding ceremony personal, professional and inclusive for all. Joanna holds a PhD from the University of Toronto as well as Brock University (BPHED and M.A). She has traveled extensively educating others about the importance of living a healthy and happy lifestyle while participating in her own active adventures through hockey, softball, snowshoeing and hiking. Let Joanna help you create the spiritual, non-denominational or same gender wedding ceremony that you and your guests will always remember.

Sharon MokawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Sharon MokA wedding marks the beginning of an important milestone in a couple's life. I will work with you to personalize your ceremony and guide you through the details for this memorable moment of your lives. I've had the honour of officiating same-sex marriages, fusing cultural traditions for inter-racial weddings, and conducting ceremonies in English and/or Cantonese. Together, we will craft a joyous ceremony. I love to travel, learning about local cultures, and tasting local foods.

Tanyse BillasawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Tanyse Billas(Pronouced Tannis). One of the most important occasions in your life is your wedding day. I have extensive experience as a Wedding Officiant and have performed a wide variety of traditional, civil, spiritual, interfaith as well as same sex wedding ceremonies. I am inclusive of all people and will be happy to perform your personalized ceremony, to reflect your own style. I live in Maple Ridge with my husband (we met at a wedding I officiated...he was a guest) and our two Alaskan Malamutes. I started running a few years ago, love my yoga classes and have a passion for good food. I look forward to getting to know you and help make your wedding wonderful.

Arash AzadawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Arash AzadArash considers matrimony as one of the most sacred and beautiful attempts a couple can make to become one. I do welcome both English and Farsi wedding ceremonies. I’m comfortable performing traditional, spiritual and interfaith ceremonies in the location of your choice. On my down time, reading, hiking and serving my community are hobbies which allow me to be reflective. I’m sure you’ll find my many years of experience in public speaking enable me to contribute to one of the most important dates of your life. My goal is to take everything joyfully, seriously, and according to your plan in a warm, friendly, and stress free environment.

Patrick TracyawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Patrick TracyPatrick’s personal philosophy is that love should have no boundaries and the union of a couple should be limitless. As a much respected and experienced wedding officiant he takes great pride in providing couples with a traditional, spiritual or same-sex wedding ceremony. Originally from Edmonton, Patrick now lives in Vancouver, and provides his services to the Lower Mainland and surrounding areas. Patrick has served as a pastor, a police officer and now works in the security industry. He is also a volunteer chaplain to the RCMP in Burnaby. His mantra is simple: Food, Friends, Family and Motorcycles…Wherever we go, we enjoy life to its fullest.One couple said this: Patrick:was an amazing officiant to have for our wedding. From our initial meeting he took the time to really get to know us and listen to what we wanted from our ceremony before tailoring every detail to our needs. We highly recommend him to any couples in the Vancouver area looking for an officiant. Frank and Jasmine