Lindsay Jenkins Conant and Sol Jose Betancourt exchanged wedding vows on Feb. 14, 2015 at St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church. The Rev. Robert S. Dannals officiated the ceremony. A seated dinner and dancing followed at Union Station.
The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. George Kimball Conant III of University Park. She is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Elwood Jenkins of Santa Rosa, Calif. and the late Mr. and Mrs. George Kimball Conant Jr. of St. Louis.
The groom is the son of Mr. Jose Betancourt and Mrs. Francella Betancourt of Cooperstown, N.Y. He is the grandson of the late Dr. and Mrs. George Z. Wickster of Oak Park, Ill. and the late Mr. and Mrs. Narcisco Betancourt, S.P. of Santiago, Chile.
The bride was given in marriage by her parents and she was escorted down the aisle on the arm of her father. Lindsay wore an elegant gown of silk magnolia designed by Amsale for Neiman Marcus. The white silk fit and flare gown was enhanced with a keyhole back and embellished with Swarovski crystal buttons. Her waist was accentuated by a hand-beaded belt covered in crystals. Lindsay completed her ensemble with her mother’s fingertip length wedding veil.
Assisting the bride as matron of honor was Hayley Whisenant Crowell and as maid of honor, Sarah Ryerson Conant. Bridesmaids included Melissa Fisher Adami, Elizabeth Nabholtz Allen, Alaina Rossi Clark, Carrie Crossman Hanna, Brooke Rae Denise Johnson, and Katherine Crnkovich Myers. The reader was Stephanie Deter Pickett M.D., and the singer was Laura Marie Roberts.
Attending the groom as best man was Mohammad Hassan Tavackoli. Groomsmen were Brian Thomas Battaglia, Bryce Kiffin Bucknell, Andrew Kimball Conant, Ryan Kemp Edwards, Brian Douglas Hutchinson, Andrew Marshall King M.D., and Brian Paul McGarvey.
The bride is a graduate of Highland Park High School. Lindsay attended Vanderbilt University, graduating magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in economics and human and organizational development. She earned her Masters of Business Administration from the University of Texas at Austin McCombs School of Business. She works for Moneygram as a senior manager in digital marketing.
The groom is a graduate of Cooperstown Central School. Sol received a Bachelor of Arts in economics and psychology from Northwestern University, where he was a Clark Foundation Scholar. He is currently pursuing his Masters of Business Administration from the University of Texas at Austin McCombs School of Business. He works for General Electric Capital as a senior manager in corporate strategy and marketing.
Following their wedding trip to Costa Rica, the couple has made their home in Dallas.