Lauren Elizabeth Carmichael & Spencer Hotz
LAUREN and SPENCER HOTZ
Lauren Elizabeth Carmichael and Spencer Hotz of Hatfield, were married July 24 at Audubon Park in New Orleans, La. The Rev. Charles Cross officiated at the 4:30 p.m. ceremony and Jennifer Tatro, cousin of the bride, conducted the ring ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Mikki and Jerry Carmichael of Southampton. The bridegroom is the son of Robert Hotz of Watertown, and the late Donna Duprey.
A reception was held on Sept. 8 at the bride’s parents’ home.
Gabriella Carmichael, the bride’s sister, was the maid of honor. The flower girl was Sarah Tatro, the bride’s cousin.
Peter Hotz, the bridegroom’s brother, was the best man. The ring bearer was Zachary Tatro, the bride’s cousin.
The bride, 24, is an English teacher at Springfield Renaissance School. A 2006 graduate of Hampshire Regional High School in Westhampton, she received a bachelor’s degree in English in 2010 and a master’s degree in secondary education in 2011, both from the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
The groom, 26, is studying political science at the UMass. A 2004 graduate of Northampton High School, he received an associate’s degree in liberal arts from Holyoke Community College in 2011.