Megan Marie Del Monte and Scott Wright McKenzie were married in the Duke University Chapel in Durham, N.C. on June 14, 2014. Rev. Nils Chittendon, Duke University’s Episcopal chaplain, officiated their ceremony. A reception with seated dinner and dancing followed at Bay 7, in the historic warehouse district of Durham.
The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John Del Monte of Lutherville, Md. She is the granddaughter of Mrs. Marie McEnroe and the late Mr. Peter C. McEnroe of Timonium, Md., and Mrs. Norma Del Monte and the late Mr. Thomas M. Del Monte of Havertown, Pa.
The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Mike McKenzie of University Park. He is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth L. Wright of Salina, Kans., and the late Mr. and Mrs. Bill A. McKenzie of Dallas.
The bride was given in marriage by her parents. She was escorted down the aisle on the arm of her father. Megan selected a silk satin couture gown by Jill Andrews Gowns with sweetheart neckline and deep, plunging V-back and sweeping cathedral-length train. Restored Alencon lace from her mother’s wedding dress enhanced the corset bodice and mantilla-style cathedral-length veil.
Assisting the bride as maid of honor was Catherine Krom. Bridesmaids included Kelly McKenzie, Eve Del Monte, Liza Braun, Christina Germinario, Jessica McBride, Kelly McCann, Hannah Mudge, and Caitlin Sloane. Attending the groom as best man was Ryan Barnett. His groomsmen included Bryan Del Monte, Kevin Del Monte, Scott Strickland, Josh Glessing, Brian Hyer, and Chris Rall. Adam Kelly and Tom Ward served as ushers.
The bride is a graduate of St. Paul’s School for Girls in Brooklandville, Md. where she was president of the class of 2005. Megan received a Bachelor of Arts in psychology in 2009 and an MMS in management studies in 2010, both from Duke University, where she was also an All-American and All ACC lacrosse player, playing on the Duke Women’s Lacrosse team, 2005-2009; and a member of Pi Beta Phi sorority. Megan is a regional account executive for Comcast Spotlight.
The groom is a 2005 graduate of Highland Park High School, where he was a National Merit finalist and captain of the men’s varsity soccer team. He received a Bachelor of Science with distinction in economics in 2009 and an MMS in management studies in 2010, both from Duke University, where he was also a senator in the Duke student government, a member of the Duke University Athletics Council, and a member of Sigma Nu fraternity. Scott is a senior associate at JMI Equity.
Following their wedding trip to St. Bart’s in the Caribbean and then to Brazil for the World Cup, the couple has made their home in Baltimore.