About Wedding Preacher for Hire

Serving Richmond and Charlottesville Virginia and surrounding areas

My name is Gay Lee Einstein and I have been officiating at weddings for 16 years.  I am both a reverend and a doctor of ministry who has served churches in both the Northern Virgnia and the Charlottesville areas. I will work with you to create a service that reflects your particular spirituality, and your religious leanings. I also perform secular weddings and same-sex weddings. I will talk you through how to obtain your wedding licenses, and I can lead your rehearsal, if you choose to have one.  If you have a wedding planner I will work with her, or him, too.  Talk to me if you are wanting a multilingual wedding. Contact me!

Categories: Wedding Officiant

Regions serviced: Richmond

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It is hard for me to give someone 5 stars; however, Gay truly deserves them! We had the last minute idea to get married, and Gay was not only quick to respond, she helped us decide on the perfect reading for our vows. We could not be happier with the ceremony Gay prepared for us! I would highly, HIGHLY recommend her for any wedding event!

Profile Picture Marilee, 12/3/17, 1 Review
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My now husband and I were not local to Charlottesville, but we wanted to hire a local officiant for our wedding ceremony. Gay Lee was recommended to us by several of our vendors. We decided to reach out to her to see if she'd be available for our date, which we received a quick response from her. She went the extra mile and asked if we could meet up with her in person or via skype! We really loved that she wanted to get to know us as a couple to ensure the wedding was more personalized. When we met with her, we knew she would be the perfect officiant for our ceremony! We wanted our ceremony to be religious but with a modern undertone. She offers both secular and religious ceremonies. During our meeting, we went over a traditional religious ceremony step by step. She explained to us what we could add, drop, and any modifications that could be made. She was very flexible with our ceremony and provided suggestions on areas that we were unfamiliar with. We wanted a personalized ceremony, and she suggested the wine box ceremony. Additionally, she sent us both religious and literature reading suggestions to help us select our readings. The day of, we received so many complements regarding our ceremony and how great our officiant was! I was really happy that we picked Gay Lee as our officiant! I highly recommend her to anyone seeking a personalized religious or secular wedding ceremony.

Profile Picture Katherine, 10/29/17, 2 Reviews
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Wedding Preacher for Hire Pricing

Wedding Services Pricing
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$500.00
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Ceremony Rehearsal
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$50.00
Ceremony Rehearsals Pricing
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$100.00
Pre-Marital Counseling Pricing
Starting Price (Per Session)
$75.00

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14 ENDORSEMENTS
We have done a several weddings together recently, and each one felt so fresh and sincere. Highly recommended!

Reverend Gay Lee Einstein is a wonderful choice for a celebrant for your wedding day. Her kindness and compassion comes through in each of her customized ceremonies. She is very organized and wonderful to work with through both the rehearsal and day of the wedding! We love to hear that a couple has chosen Gay to help them solidify their union.

Rev. Gay Lee Einstein is always a pleasure to work with! I love how her kind and caring nature helps the couple feel at ease during their wedding day. Gay Lee’s attention to detail and professionalism makes her a joy to be around. She is a genuine person whom I consider as a friend! I highly recommend her!

Gay is awesome to work with. In addition to doing an outstanding job job with ceremonies, she is so well prepared from every aspect. Very easy to work with, she is a pleasure.

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2705 Jefferson Park Avenue, Charlottesville, VA 22903   See On Map
434-409-3324 (phone)
Wedding Preacher for Hire is a wedding officiant from Charlottesville. We service weddings throughout the local area, including Richmond, Charlottesville, and Harrisonburg. Wedding Preacher for Hire is a professional wedding officant that has been part of the Virginia wedding industry for 3 years. We specialize in officiating and pre-marital counseling.