Ambrosia Marie Lampert and Justin Shawn Patterson were united in marriage on Saturday, July 7, at the Hotel Monaco Alexandria, Old Town Alexandria, Va., with the Rev. Maurine Waun officiating.
The bride is the daughter of Bridget Lampert of Rockville, Md., and the late Joseph Lampert. The groom is the son of Richard and Yolanda Patterson of Annandale, Va.
Merry Dawson Bown was matron of honor, Sona Mehandru was maid of honor, and Junior Patterson served as best man. Other attendants were Angela Tepper, Abe Lampert and Ralph Gayle. Nicole Patterson was flower girl. Jaden, Skyler and Levi Tepper were ring bearers.
Mr. & Mrs. Justin Shawn Patterson
A reception was held at the Hotel Monaco.
The bride is a 2000 graduate of Union Local High School, a 2004 graduate of Case Western Reserve University with a bachelor's degree in business management, and a 2010 graduate of the George Washington University with a master's degree in accounting.
The groom is a 2001 graduate of Marist Canberra College in Canberra, Australia and attended the Canberra Institute of Technology. Both are employed by the federal government in Washington, D.C.
Following a honeymoon to Waikiki Beach, Honolulu, Hawaii, the couple resides in Alexandria, Va.