Janice and Steven Bernstein of Philadelphia and Margate, N.J., announce the marriage of their son, Ryan Brad Bernstein, to Christie Patricia Proud, daughter of William Proud of Philadelphia and Susan Proud of Feasterville.
The ceremony and reception took place on April 18 at the Cescaphé Ballroom.
Rabbi Jill L. Maderer of Congregation Rodeph Sholom officiated.
Elizabeth and Sara Proud, sisters of the bride, were the maids of honor. Bridesmaids were Lisa Lee, Bethany Lochner, Chris Morrisey, Maria Nicgorski, Joy Rigel, Christine Schnieder and Deborah Wagner. Kara Proud served as the flower girl.
Lee Bernstein, brother of the groom, was best man. Groomsmen included Michael Bernstein, Paul Bernstein, Jarred Cohen, Derek Crew, Robert Levin, Jay Mehler, Paul Nicgorski, William Nicgorski, William Proud and Jonathan Seidman.
Completing the wedding party was Elizabeth Eberle, grandmother of the bride.
The signing of the ketubah was witnessed by Jarred Cohen, cousin of the groom, and Robert Levin.
Ryan is the grandson of the late Herman and Natalie Bernstein, and David and Esther Cohen. Christie is the granddaughter of the late William and Margaret Proud, and John Eberle.
After a honeymoon in Maui, the couple lives in Philadelphia.