Directory of Officiants
Who Can Officiate at Chapel Services? The Chapel is non-denominational. You may choose from the following clergy to officiate at the Chapel, or you may choose your own officiant. Note: You may select the officiant of your choice, and are not required to use any of the resources on this list.
Kelly Atkin has found her passion in life in performing wedding ceremonies and encouraging couples to interact with her in designing the ceremony that speaks to their hearts. Kelly is easy going, flexible, and non-judgmental. She designs and officiates spiritual, religious, civil, traditional ceremonies along with Commitment and Renewal of Vows Ceremonies. Your happiness is all that matters.
Judy Franks joyfully creates wedding ceremonies with the couple's wishes in mind. She meets with the couple to develop a unique ceremony, attends the rehearsal, and then performs the life-long memorable ceremony. Judy has served as Sr. Minister at Albuquerque Center for Spiritual Living.
- Ordained in 1981
- Licensed in New Mexico and many other states
- Phone: 505-269-0835
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Linda Mertz specializes in personalized wedding ceremonies that fit your lifestyle and your wedding vision. Traditional or unique, formal or casual, civil or spiritual, her ceremonies honor your destiny to walk the path of life together and the love you share. Simple ceremony options, elopement ceremonies, and rehearsal direction also available.
Semi-retired, Daniel Mueller creates his own simple and beautiful wedding services. Christian, while not orthodox in content, Daniel is frequently told, "That was the most meaningful service I have ever heard."
- Non-Denominational Unity Minister, ordained in 1992
- Phone: 505-891-2880
- Cell: 505-250-4877
Dr. Ned O’Malia is especially skilled at creating a ceremony that combines two distinct religious traditions. Dr. O’Malia follows a three-fold format: meeting the couple to develop their unique ceremony, conducting a rehearsal and performing a memorial marriage ceremony. Ned has preformed hundreds of wedding ceremonies.
- PhD in World Religions, ordained in 1982
- Licensure: New Mexico and many other states
- Phone: 505-255-8898
- Email: email@example.com
Alison Owens has been performing joyous, meaningful wedding ceremonies for more than 30 years. Her priority is to allow you to have your ceremony just the way you want it, whether that be spiritual, secular or romantic. She also specializes in multi-cultural and inter-faith weddings and can help you find the best way to include family and friends in your ceremony.
- Non-Denominational Officiant, ordained in 1981
- Phone: 505-342-2021
- Website: Kindred Spirits Wedding Celebrations (www.weddingsabq.com)
Judge Sedillo would be happy to preside over your wedding. He has presided over thousands of weddings, including the UNM Alumni Chapel 50th Anniversary. Judge Sedillo received his Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of New Mexico, Anderson School of Management in 1982 and his law degree from the University of New Mexico School of Law in 1987. Judge Sedillo has served on and/or assisted several civic organizations.
- Civil Judge, Metropolitan Court, elected in 2000
- Phone: 505-841-8287
Richard Stoops meets with the bride and groom before the wedding to become better acquainted with them. The personal meeting helps him craft a service that reflects the bride's and groom's values and the relationships with those they care about. Participation of friends and family is encouraged.
- Minister, Presbyterian Church (USA), ordained in 1971
- Phone: 505-265-8358
Last updated: October 2, 2013