Jennifer Elissa Mariman, a paralegal at Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP, married Brian Dale Brake, an assistant golf professional at Blackhawk Country Club, on May 22, 2010 in St. Helena.
Jennifer is the daughter of Mark and Linda Mariman of San Ramon and granddaughter of William and Elizabeth Adamo of St. Helena. Brian is the son of David and Adrianne Brake of Concord.
Brian and Jennifer met in 2003 while attending Saint Mary’s College of California. Brian proposed to Jennifer at Smith & Wollensky’s overlooking the Chicago River on Dec. 30, 2008.
The couple was married by Monsignor John Brenkle at St. Helena Catholic Church with a reception following at the Culinary Institute of America at Greystone. They spent their honeymoon in the British Virgin Islands and are looking to purchase their first home in the Bay Area.