About this Vendor

Non-Denominational Wine Country Minister

Stevi Hanson delights in creating custom ceremonies for fun-loving couples in wine country. Stevi is open to customizing ceremonies to include Buddhist, Jewish, Christian components or whatever will make your day special. There's usually lots of laughter in her ceremonies.Stevi will work with you to fulfill your dreams and your beliefs by working together to create a personalized wine-country wedding ceremony that is special, meaningful and uniquely yours. If you would like a small, quiet (or huge loud) wedding that is intimate and stress-free, Stevi insures you get the Sonoma wedding or Napa wedding you dream of.


Ceremony Types

Civil Union, Commitment Ceremony, Elopement, Interfaith Ceremony, Non-Religious Ceremony, Religious Ceremony, Same Sex Ceremony, Second Wedding , Vow Renewal Ceremony

Wedding Activities

Ceremony, Wedding


Contact Info

Sonoma and Napa Counties (707) 509-9708

Reviewed on 4/20/2018 Stacey H

Stevi was recommended to us by the event coordinator at our wedding site and she was fantastic! She met with us before the big day to go over ideas for our ceremony, made suggestions and supplied examples of all kinds of ceremony elements. She helped us create a perfect ceremony... Read More for our small, intimate wedding and to reflect our personalities. She was responsive, easy to work with and so, so kind. I would highly recommend her to anyone, whether getting married in the California wine country or elsewhere. We couldn't be happier with our choice in officiants!

Reviewed on 4/05/2018 Nova F

Stevi did a wonderful job tailoring a ceremony that fit us, we eloped and wanted something easy but it did not feel at all like a template the process worked really well for us. Beginning to end her process was organized and personal. She even stood in the rain to perform the... Read More ceremony!

2018-04-05T19:47:13 Response from the vendor

Oh thank you. I will not forget your wedding! Redwoods in the mist. You two truly deserve each other!

Reviewed on 2/22/2018 Gabrielle K

Stevi was totally AMAZING to work with!! She made it so easy to design our wedding (we had no idea what we were doing before talking with her). She is super personable and organized and SO fast to respond to any questions we had in the design phase and leading up to the big... Read More day. On the day of she was so well spoken and beautiful. Ian and I highly recommend using Stevi for your wedding. You will NOT be disappointed!

Reviewed on 10/31/2017 Catherine P

Words are not enough to express how wonderful Stevi is! From the moment we connected, I could tell that she was going to make our ceremony so special and perfect! She helped us with great ideas for our ceremony, and worked with us to make it perfect for us as a couple. She... Read More was always timely and responsive from the first time I contacted her and leading up to the big day, which was very comforting. So helpful every step of the way! The day of the wedding she was promptly on time, and we had no worries, stresses, or doubts in her abilities to give the most beautiful ceremony. It was our favorite part of the day! Our guests also had the most lovely things to say about our ceremony, and we have Stevi to thank for that. Thank you so much, Stevi, for giving us a ceremony and wonderful memory we will never forget!

Reviewed on 8/22/2017

It was such a joy working with Stevi to create our most perfect private ceremony. Preparing a few weeks in advance of our big day, I could tell Stevi understood how we wanted the day to flow. We edited each part of the wedding script together, and the ceremony could not have... Read More gone better. If you have an opportunity to select Stevi as your officiant, consider yourself very lucky. She's awesome!

Reviewed on 7/05/2017 Shannon L

I really can't even put into words what a beautiful effect this woman had on my wedding. Stevi seriously glows. She has the sweetest, warmest personality and was an absolute joy to work with. She went above and beyond to help my husband and I create the perfect ceremony for us.... Read More You definitely get the sense that she officiates weddings because she loves doing it, and not for the money. Choosing Stevi as our officiant was one of the best decisions I made for my wedding, and if you choose her, you will certainly not regret it.

Reviewed on 5/05/2017 Gia H

Stevi created the most beautiful wedding ceremony! She delivered exactly what we wanted and incorporated our children in the perfect way. Her patience and attention to detail was wonderful. I highly recommend Stevi to anyone.

Reviewed on 5/02/2017 Jen S

We truly enjoyed having Stevi be a part of our wedding day! Even though we live in NY, we easily connected with Stevi over skype and email. She worked with us to create a memorable and unique ceremony. We loved every minute of it and she really made the day special!!

Reviewed on 11/05/2016 Bec K

First things first, Stevi is amazing! We are from Australia, and Stevi made the whole elopement process so easy for us. She was quick with responses and was so helpful with all of our questions regarding getting married on the other side of the world. She provided lots of... Read More different examples for ceremony components to make sure that the ceremony was made just for us. On the day she didn't hesitate to get in there for us and marry us in the best spot in a dried up river bed! I couldn't have imagined having anyone else but Stevi perform our ceremony, her warmth and understanding of us as a couple made our wedding day exactly what we wanted. I couldn't recommend Stevi enough to officiate your wedding!!

Reviewed on 10/31/2016 Kalika A

Stevi is the absolute best! Her presence brings something extra special, she helps to create the tone for the wedding ceremony which is really the most important part. She is warm, friendly, compassionate and kind with just a tiny bit of quirkiness where appropriate. We love... Read More Stevi!

Reviewed on 10/28/2016 Marlo G

Stevi was a breeze to work with, from the first email to the moment she helped my husband and me say our vows. She was flexible, responsive, upbeat and professional throughout the process. We knew she would take our vows and make them into a beautiful, memorable ceremony. In... Read More fact, several people told us that our ceremony was their favorite part of their wedding and also the best ceremony they'd ever seen. Highly recommended!

Reviewed on 10/28/2016 Sonja K

We can't say enough about how glad we are Stevi officiated our wedding. Calm, collected, and warm -- she's a professional at what she does, but really injects your personality and individualism into your ceremony. She had great suggestions for unique elements during our... Read More ceremony, most of which we used, and we are so glad we found her out in wine country. Thank you Stevi for making our ceremony unforgettable

Reviewed on 10/27/2016 Fabienne G

Stevi was exactly what we wanted four medium sized wedding. She fit right in with the ceremony and all the guests. She was super accommodating and allowed us to customized the ceremony to exactly how we wanted! A perfect fit for a perfect day. Highly recommended.

Reviewed on 10/27/2016 Brian O

Stevi was a fantastic minister for us. When my partner and I were choosing the celebrant we were afraid that we would not have much say in the ceremonial process. Stevi put all our fears to rest as she listened to our ideas and contributed her own special flair, which was... Read More very much appreciated. On the day, Stevi executed to perfection, reassuring us and giving us the confidence to enjoy our wedding to the fullest. We wholeheartedly recommend Stevi and will be availing ourselves of her service in the future, for our vow renewals.

Reviewed on 10/26/2016 Aubree M

Stevi was perfect for our wedding. We wanted someone fun and easy and non-denominational and that's exactly what we got. We met up with her at a coffee shop a couple of weeks before the wedding and went over everything we wanted our ceremony to be. She gave us ideas and sample... Read More language from other ceremonies she had done. She also helped write the whole ceremony out with my input and we communicated via email until we both agreed that it sounded good. On the day of the wedding she knew exactly what she was doing with the ceremony and with the marriage license paperwork, etc. and everything went without a hitch. In the whirlwind of wedding mode, her payment didn't get to her on the day of the wedding, but she was totally understanding and we mailed it to her after. Would absolutely recommend her to anyone!

Reviewed on 10/26/2016 Amber G

From the very first 5 minutes of speaking with her I knew Stevi was the right choice for us. She helped us create a customized ceremony, offering suggestions and ideas, that was so uniquely "us." She was very responsive throughout the process, -and on our wedding day she was... Read More appropriately joyful, caring, authentic, and struck exactly the right tone that helped make our ceremony absolutely romantic and perfect.

Reviewed on 10/26/2016 David B

Stevi was simply amazing! My wife and I eloped and wanted a quiet ceremony in a vinyard with just Stevi and the both of us (and a witness hiding between the vines) Because we were coming from Canada we had no idea what to do. Stevi guided us through the steps and made the... Read More whole thing completely stress free. The ceremony she helped us put together was absolutely perfect and brought us to tears. She is just as enjoyable in person and we couldn't have been happier we found her. She will forever be remembered as an integral part of our amazing wedding. Thanks sooooo much Stevi!

Meet The Owner

Stevi Hanson

Stevi has three children and three dogs, and lives in beautiful Glen Ellen, California. She is an avid runner and food lover (can’t have one without the other!). Stevi is a non denomination cleric who performs civil, religious, non religious, interfaith and same sex marriages with class and lightheartedness.