Martie Bennett, Maid of Honor
Martie is my favorite younger sister and is also known as “Lauren and Travis’s Mom”. We are as different as night and day but we go together like peanut butter and jelly. The old saying is true, “there is no better friend than a sister”. My day would not be the same without her by my side.
Dr. Crystal Lane, Bridemaid
Crystal is my childhood friend. We have been best friends over 20 years. Always ready for a good time, Crystal and I have had a lifetime of memories and fun. Christopher is Crystal’s precious little boy. I can’t wait to see what the 20 years will hold for us! CHEERS!! Shout out to Girl’s Night, you ladies are AMAZING!
Dr. Quail Arnold, Bridesmaid
Quail and I became close friends through our traveling adventures. From summer vacays to trips just because Quail and I have a very deep bond of sisterhood. Quail and I are kindred spirits, and we are inseparable. Shout to the #thecrew, love you guys to the moon and back.
Keidrian Cofer, Bridesmaid
Keidrian and I attended the “Best Little High School in Richmond County” together. Kiki and I have been friends since freshmen year in high school. I love having someone who is smart, supportive, and has the best wardrobe in the world as a bestie.
Charcelle Wilson, Bridesmaid
For any girl, meeting the guy’s family can be nerve racking. Charcelle instantly put me at ease! I look forward to a lifetime of laughter and spontaneity with Charcelle who throws caution to the wind in the name of fun.My soon to be Sister-In-Law. I am looking forward to creating a lifetime of memories
Mckenzie Johnson, Matron of Honor
Mckenzie and I attended Augusta State University together. Kenzi and I are line sisters and are the best of friends. I am her favorite! SHHH….. (don’t tell the others) I didn’t go to college to find my husband but I did find my matron of honor and BFF.
Jennifer Tutt, Bridesmaid
Jennifer and I go way to back to high school, the best little high school in Richmond County that is. We have seen each other through many stages and experiences in life. Jennifer’s positive outlook on life has gotten me through a lot of tough times. I am forever grateful for our bond. Jennifer is the mother of my precious godchild, Trinity.
Charles Wilson Jr., Best Man
D’Andre’s brother and best man Charles Jr., is currently Chief of Staff for a Washington DC council member. Charles completed his undergrad studies at Hampton University where he was a four year class president, and earned a JD/MBA after graduating from Hampton.
Marques Richardson Groomsmen
D’Andre and Marques have known each other since their days at Kettering Middle School. Both attended Hampton University and were roommates during their latter college years. Marques currently works for the US Citizenship and Immigration Services office as a Management & Program Analyst
Ebbon Allen Groomsmen
Ebbon and D’Andre were both teachers at Drew Freeman Middle School, where they became good friends. Ebbon is passionate about mentoring youth, specifically African American males. He is currently involved in several mentoring groups and coaches youth basketball/football teams. Ebbon is a proud Morehouse College alum and currently teaches middle school English.
James Hayes Groomsmen
James and D’Andre met while taking what they consider their most challenging college course at Hampton University; Molecular Biology. The two organized a study group with other classmates and have been friends ever since. James is a graduate of Norfolk State University and currently works in federal law enforcement.
Torris Ferguson Groomsmen
Torris and D’Andre entered their careers with Strayer University through a leadership development program. It was through the trials of this program that their friendship developed and grew. Torris completed his undergrad studies at NC Wesleyan College, earned his Masters in HR Management, and is currently completing his PhD dissertation.
Jamie Dawson Groomsmen
Jamie and D’Andre met while teaching at Drew Freeman Middle School, where the two became friends. D’Andre truly considers Jamie a brother, and both are die-hard New York Giants fans (BIG-BLUE!). Jamie completed his undergrad studies at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore and earned his Masters degrees from Howard University and Johns Hopkins University.
Gerald is D’Andre’s first-cousin, but D’Andre has always considered him a brother. Gerald is a graduate of Hampton University and currently works as a financial professional. In addition to his wife Shana, Gerald’s three children (Olivia, Gerald III and Isaiah) are his joy.
Lauren, Flower Girl
Lauren is full of life and charisma. This diva in training will be a flower girl on our special day.
Kennedy, Flower Girl
Kennedy, this little girl is a ball of fun. Kennedy has a beautiful smile that will light up a room. We are happy to be graced with her glowing spirit on our special day.
Eli, Ring Bearer
Eli, this little guy is smart, funny and good looking…just like his daddy. We are excited to have Eli as the ring bearer on our special day.