The Washington Times-Herald

September 30, 2012

Swain/Sullivan Wedding


Washington Times-Herald

WASHINGTON — Chelse Elizabeth Ashley Swain and Ryan Paul Sullivan were united in marriage Sept. 8 at St. Francis of Assisi chapel at the Mission Inn and Spa in Riverside, Calif. Rev. Scott White officiated the double ring ceremony.

The bride is the daughter of David Swain of Malibu, Calif., and Lucinda Swain of Sacramento, Calif. The bridegroom is the son of Patrick and Cita Sullivan of Washington.

The bride was given in marriage by her parents. The matron of honor was Jessica White. Bridesmaids were Jennifer Swain, Alexis Swain, Dominique Swain, all sisters of the bride, Kimberly Kellen and Danielle DeCarlo.

Best men were Shaun Sullivan, brother of the bridegroom, Ryan Risch, Brian Hathhorn, Benjamin Hopkins, James Jebediah Adams and Minh Pham.

Following the ceremony the guests enjoyed dinner and dance reception at the Spanish Art Gallery at the Mission Inn and Spa.

The bride is a 2001 graduate of Malibu High School. She is in the entertainment business as an actress. She has an online business, Hand Spun Dreams.

The bridegroom is a 1998 graduate of Washington High School and attended Vincennes University and University of Southern Indiana. He is the senior front end developer for True Car Inc.

The couple resides in the Brentwood community of Los Angeles, Calif., and plans to honeymoon in Europe.