Wedding Samantha and Noah Bindman
Samantha and Noah Bindman of Urbana, Ill., were married Aug. 18, 2012, under the trees of Spring Lake Park and with the Mississippi River behind them.
Samantha is a graduate of Grinnell College and has a PhD in psychology from The University of Michigan. She is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at University of Illinois. She is the daughter of Janeen Worzalla of Madison, Wis.
Noah is a graduate of Grinnell College and is pursuing a PhD in chemistry at University of Illinois. He is the son of Andy and Linda Bindman of Hastings.
The maid of honor was Emily Worzalla of Madison, sister of the bride. Bridesmaids were Julia Sheahan of Madison and Heidi Freimanis-Cordts of Boston, both friends of the bride; and Angela Novak of Los Angeles, a cousin of the bride.
The best man was Aaron Bindman of Washington, D.C., a brother of the groom. Groomsmen were Dylan Bindman of St. Paul and Jevon Bindman of St. Paul, both brothers of the groom; and Jerad Worzalla of Madison, brother of the bride.
Reverend Doctor Nicholas Llewellyn, a friend of the bride and groom, officiated.