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Leeson and Olney wedding

Published July 23rd, 2010 2:44 pm

Stacey Cassandra Olney and Mark Andrew Leeson of San Diego, Calif., celebrated their marriage with a ceremony and reception in Makena, Maui, Hawaii, on July 12, 2010. The Rev. Dr. Alan Leeson was the officiant. They had previously had a civil ceremony in San Diego on Jan. 22, 2010. The bride is the daughter of Dr. and Mrs. Laverne (Judy) Olney of Kingsport. The bridegroom is the son of Dr. and Mrs. Alan (Elizabeth) Leeson of Blackpool, England.The wedding was held on the Hanua Kai Lani Estate in Makena, overlooking the ocean with an outdoor reception following at the same site.Angela Parsons, friend of the bride, was maid of honor. John Marshall, friend of the bridegroom, was best man.The bride graduated from Dobyns-Bennett High School in 1992, and from Emory University in 1996. She completed a master's degree in nutrition in 2002 at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and received a medical doctorate from Albany Medical College in 2006. She is serving as a lieutenant in the U.S. Navy as an obstetrician/gynecologist.The bridegroom graduated from the Ecclesbourne School in Duffield, England, in 1991, the Blackpool Sixth Form College in Blackpool, England, in 1993, and Durham University in Durham. England, in 1996. He is a management consultant employed by HCL Axon.The couple will reside in Guam for the next two years.