SKANEATELES, N.Y. - Kathleen
Kite McLean, daughter of Gardner and Lynn McLean of Skaneateles, N.Y., became
the bride of Bradley John Backenstose of New York City in the First Presbyterian
Church of Skaneateles, N.Y.
The Rev. Dr. Craig
Readings were done by
William McLean, cousin of the bride, and Sian-Pierre Regis.
The bride is a graduate
of Skaneateles High School and Colgate University, Hamilton, N.Y., with a bachelor
of arts degree. She is a senior manager of strategic insights and research at
Comedy Central, NYC.
The groom is the son of
John and Diane Backenstose of Barto. He is a graduate of The Hill School; Colgate
University, Hamilton, N.Y., with a bachelor of arts degree; and The Stern
School of Business at New York University, with a master’s degree in business
administration. He is a partner, director of agency development at MEC, a media
agency in NYC.
The bride was attended
by her sister, Carolyn McLean, maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Kristina
Backenstose, sister of the groom, Jessica Ruhlman Schoaff, Katie Lee
Armijo, Erin Maloney and Brittany Dawson.
Alexander Horn was the
best man. Groomsmen were Andrew Lane, Edward Thrasher, Matthew Drummond and
A reception at the
Skaneateles Country Club was followed by a honeymoon to Croatia and Montenegro.
The couple resides near Union Square in New York City.