Kristen Andersen and Richard Ilharreguy, both of Sacramento, were married on Sept. 5, 2010, at the Resort at Squaw Valley in Lake Tahoe. The bride and groom met while interning in Sacramento at the District Attorney’s Office.
The bride is the daughter of Larry and Beverley Greene of Davis and the late Brian Andersen.
She graduated from Davis High School in 1999, where she participated in soccer and basketball. She is a 2003 graduate of UC Davis, where she majored in sociology. She was a member, and later the president, of Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority.
She received her J.D. cum laude from Thomas Jefferson School of Law in San Diego. She is employed as a deputy district attorney for the District Attorney’s Office in Sacramento.
The groom is the son of Lillian Cohen of San Gabriel and the late Richard Gene Cohen.
He graduated from Maranatha High School in Sierra Madre in 1999, where he was a member of the track team. He is a 2003 graduate of Azusa Pacific University, where he majored in political science and was a member of the debate team. He graduated from the McGeorge School of Law in Sacramento, where he was a member of the mock trial team.
The wedding was officiated by John Moore, the bride’s uncle.
The maid of honor was Nora Hall of El Dorado Hills, with whom the bride and groom work. The bridesmaids were Casey Sinclair of Sacramento and Lauren Andersen of Davis, both sisters of the bride, and college friend Brooke Dayton of Sacramento and high school friend Megan O Leary of Texas.
Special readings were given by Lisa Yackzan Herrington of Davis, a high school friend, and Nancy Baltazar of San Gabriel, the groom’s sister.
The best man was Brian Ilharreguy. The groomsmen were Mike Abrate of Sacramento, Chedly Banattia of Cardiff, Davis Baltazar of San Gabriel and Peter Boldin of Sacramento.
The five flower girls were the bride’s niece Addison Sinclair and the groom’s nieces: Alexis, Jaina and Hannah Ilharreguy and Gwendolyn and Annibel Estevez.
Following the ceremony, hors d’oeuvres and drinks were served outdoors on the terrace and there was a sit-down dinner indoors in the Cascade Ballroom.
Many special guests were in attendance. They included the bride’s grandmother, Mary Andersen of Minnesota; the groom’s grandfather, Ralph Velasquez; John and Gail Moore and David and Susan Caper, all aunts and uncles of the bride; several cousins; and Tom and Bonnie Clark of Colorado Springs, Colo.
The newlyweds honeymooned in France and are making their home in Sacramento.