As Madison’s Original Wedding Officiants, we have the EXPERIENCE and EXPERTISE that allows us to help you blend your personalities and preferences into a unique ceremony that will delight you, your families and guests, as we have done for over 500 couples since 1997.
As graduates from Divinity School, we have the TRAINING and RESOURCES that taking courses in ceremonies, counseling, and rituals provides. As our ministry is full time, we have the DEDICATION and TALENT that comes from focusing our professional lives on our ministry.
Rev. Connie Engmann
Connie grew up in Antigo, WI. She received her Bachelor and Master degrees at the University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point. She taught in Wisconsin public schools before an early retirement. Connie’s life path lead her on a spiritual journey that included studying many different religions, cultures, customs and rituals, including Celtic, Goddess and Native American Spirituality. She connects to the Divine through the natural world and all life on the Mother Earth. Her ministry training took her to Circle Sanctuary and Pathways of Light Spiritual College. Connie’s ministry has included leading women’s spiritual retreats and being a vigil sitter, one who stays with people as they die, in a hospice setting.
Rev. Jim Engmann
Jim grew up in Milwaukee, WI. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin – Oshkosh, his graduate degree from UW-Milwaukee, his law degree from UW-Madison. He worked as an attorney prior to retiring early.
Jim’s spiritual journey led him to study many of the world’s religions. He received his minister training at Pathways of Light Spiritual College where he was ordained in 1995. Jim’s chaplain training took place at Meriter Hospital where he completed four units of Clinical Pastoral Education in 1998. His ministry has included serving as chaplain at Attic Angel Place and leading spirituality groups for NewStart Treatment Program.
Headshots courtesy of Pierre’s Portrait Arts Company