Site Credits would like to thank the following friends for their creative inspiration, content, and contributions:


Thea Dodds

Thea Dodds is an award-winning wedding photographer and owner of Authentic Eye Photography. She is also the co-author of The New Art of Capturing Love: The Essential Guide to Lesbian & Gay Wedding Photography. Her work is featured throughout our site.

Bernadette Coveney Smith

Bernadette Coveney Smith is the owner and founder of 14 Stories, a Boston- and NYC-based firm that specializes in planning same-sex weddings. She is the author of Gay Weddings Confidential, The Lesbian Couple’s Guide to Wedding Planning, and The Business of Same-Sex Weddings.

Denise Oliveira

Denise Oliveira is a journalist in love with love stories. She is the co-founder of Prequels, where she interviews engaged couples to create wedding invitations and favors that incorporate their love story. She has a master’s degree in journalism from Columbia University in New York City and believes that sharing personal stories is a powerful way to create and deepen relationships. She blogs for Huffington Post Weddings and can be reached via email, Twitter or Facebook.

Carey Powell

Carey Powell is a Certified Life Coach and owner of Fearless Soul Life Coaching. She specializes in career, empowerment and transformational coaching. Carey is a graduate of the Southwest Institute of Healing Arts Life Coaching Program in Tempe, Arizona.

Jennifer Belkus Goolkasian

Jennifer Belkus Goolkasian, owner of Aphrodite Wedding Photography, is a New Hampshire-based photographer who enjoys working with same sex couples. In addition to her expert articles, her photographs are also featured throughout our site.


And, of course, to the folks who have been worker bees and stalwart supporters of our mission and site development: