of Honour - Jessica
and eligible younger sister, 'J', recently graduated from the
University of Calgary with a degree in English Literature.
She's now away on an extended exploration of South-East
Asia, and has entrusted Angie and Johnny to care for her beloved
cat, Gabby. J may be taller than Angie, but she's
actually younger. Angie is very protective of her little
Best Man - Allen
||Allen has been
credited with turning Johnny's life away from petty crime at
the tender age of 16. Since high school and through
numerous escapades, they've been closest friends.
Allen now lives and works in San Francisco, but still manages
to keep Johnny on the straight-and-narrow.
Photographer - Paul
||Paul and Johnny met while
they were engineering students at UBC. Since that
time, they've found many other shared interests, including mountain
biking, photography, camping, and any sort of outdoorsy-sport.
This year, Paul completed the Vancouver Marathon and trained
for adventure races with Johnny. This is the first wedding
he's acted as the photographer for.
Photographer's Assistant - Carrie
||Carrie teaches choir
to high school students. She's also taught English
in Korea and travelled extensively in Europe and Asia.
Her most impressive achievement, however, is keeping her boyfriend
Paul (photographer, see above) in line on a daily basis.
Reader - Kerri
||Kerri and Angie have
known each other since elementary school. These two have
been extremely close and supportive of each other for more than
fifteen years, despite the geographical distance created by
Angie's wandering around the world. Kerri and her husband
Charles live in Calgary with their dog, Jones.
of Ceremony - Vince
||Vince (also known as
the Physics King) and Johnny created paths for each other to
follow. From high school, to UBC engineering, to employment
in Germany, to their current employment at Creo, they've either
done them together or set the stage for the other to follow.
Angie's Parents - Pat and Joe
||Pat and Joe have lived
in Red Deer, Alberta for the past 30 years. Recently, however,
they joined the ranks of the many Canadians who 'fly' south
every winter. For six months out of each year, Pat
and Joe enjoy their home in Surprise, Arizona, which allows
them to golf year-round and never have to shovel snow. In addition
to golf, the focus of their lives is their beloved dogs, Emily
Johnny's Parents - Ayako and Shu
||Ayako and Shu
are enjoying their well-deserved retirement by taking advantage
of the beauty and great weather of BC. Ayako golfs
several days a week and also enjoys ballroom dancing and art.
Shu is an avid cyclist, and covers thousands of kilometers