Mr. and Mrs. Nathan Gray, of Leawood, are happy to announce the marriage of their daughter Callen Suzann to Bryan Patrick Nelson, son of Don and Kay Nelson, of Prairie Village, on September 12, 2015. The marriage ceremony was held at sunset on the arbor overlooking the vineyards of Gloria Ferrer Caves and Vineyards in Sonoma, California and was followed by a cocktail hour, dinner on the terrace and dancing in the tasting room.
The bride was attended by her sister, Eden Gray as maid of honor, along with her bridesmaids: sister-in-law Lindsey Nelson, cousins Meri and Olivia Coite and friends Juliana Elkouri, Ellie Leek and Margeaux Welsh.
Serving as best man was Jeff Nelson, brother of the groom. Ushers included Alex Huebner, Patrick Foley, Bobby Miller, Peter Fetterling, Sam Speer, Brad Crawford, Mike Perry and Clark and Christian Gray, brothers of the bride.
The bride graduated from the University of Kansas with a bachelor’s degree in psychology and is employed at the Ritz Carlton in Chicago as a catering sales manager.
The groom graduated from the University of Kansas with a bachelor of science in accounting and a master’s degree in accounting, along with being a Certified Public Accountant. He is employed at KPMG in Chicago as a senior audit associate.
After a honeymoon in St. Thomas and St. John USVI, the couple will reside in Chicago.