John and Talia met through a mutual friend who suggested she work with his tutoring company. Talia says, “As our love of education grew, we also grew together.” John proposed during a kayaking trip on Penns Creek in May of 2013. The pair had stopped for lunch on an island, which has since been dubbed “engagement island,” after which he proposed.
Flowers: Purchased at Stein’s Flowers and Gifts, Lewisburg. Arrangements by Maid of Honor
Accessories: Premier Designs
Veil: Leslie Li
Hair: Shear Luxury Salon, Lewisburg
Formalwear: Nancy’s Nu-wave Salon, Montandon
Photographer: A Wandering Photographer, Harrisburg