The Bridesmaids

Cheryl Taguma   Cheryl and Kristie met on March 29, 1993 when Kristie was born. Cheryl, only 5 years old at the time, instantly took on the role as “Mommy Meow-Meow.” As kids, Cheryl and Kristie A.K.A “Baby Meow-Meow” would crawl around the house like cats and play together. Cheryl taught Kristie how to read, braid hair, and to use AOL instant messenger to talk to her friends. She remains Kristie’s go-to person for advice!

Cheryl Taguma

Cheryl and Kristie met on March 29, 1993 when Kristie was born. Cheryl, only 5 years old at the time, instantly took on the role as “Mommy Meow-Meow.” As kids, Cheryl and Kristie A.K.A “Baby Meow-Meow” would crawl around the house like cats and play together. Cheryl taught Kristie how to read, braid hair, and to use AOL instant messenger to talk to her friends. She remains Kristie’s go-to person for advice!

Gillie Agmon   Gillie and Kristie met during high school in their Chemistry AP class and went from study group friends to hanging out all the time! They’ve enjoyed hikes, arts & crafts, and baking yummy things! Despite living on opposite coasts for the past 4 years, they try to go on backpacking together whenever Gillie isn’t busy saving the world creating new vaccines!

Gillie Agmon

Gillie and Kristie met during high school in their Chemistry AP class and went from study group friends to hanging out all the time! They’ve enjoyed hikes, arts & crafts, and baking yummy things! Despite living on opposite coasts for the past 4 years, they try to go on backpacking together whenever Gillie isn’t busy saving the world creating new vaccines!

Sarah Wada   Sarah and Kristie first met during middle school playing basketball; however, they became much closer in high school where they pretty much did everything together — took the same classes, played on the same basketball team, “studied” together and even went to Japan together! They’ve stayed close throughout college and have gone on many backpacking trips together - the latest being the Dolomites in Italy!

Sarah Wada

Sarah and Kristie first met during middle school playing basketball; however, they became much closer in high school where they pretty much did everything together — took the same classes, played on the same basketball team, “studied” together and even went to Japan together! They’ve stayed close throughout college and have gone on many backpacking trips together - the latest being the Dolomites in Italy!

 
Nicole Chen   Nicole and Kristie met in high school where they went on long drives through the mountains (occasionally getting lost), played with Nicole’s dog Mochi, and ate lots of ice cream. For the last 2 years, they have been living in the same state (New York) and see each other often whenever Nicole isn’t working hard doing lawyer things!

Nicole Chen

Nicole and Kristie met in high school where they went on long drives through the mountains (occasionally getting lost), played with Nicole’s dog Mochi, and ate lots of ice cream. For the last 2 years, they have been living in the same state (New York) and see each other often whenever Nicole isn’t working hard doing lawyer things!

Ellen Voegtli   Ellen and Kristie met in high school and bonded over scrap-booking and watching So You Think You Can Dance. They’ve maintained their friendship despite their UCLA vs USC rivalry. Even though Ellen’s been living in Albuquerque for the past 4 years, they try to see each other whenever they’re both home in CA!

Ellen Voegtli

Ellen and Kristie met in high school and bonded over scrap-booking and watching So You Think You Can Dance. They’ve maintained their friendship despite their UCLA vs USC rivalry. Even though Ellen’s been living in Albuquerque for the past 4 years, they try to see each other whenever they’re both home in CA!

Sabrina Louie   Sab and Kristie met in college at UCLA through dragonboat. They went on many boba runs, made ugly Christmas sweaters together, and even lived together for a year after college! Despite living across country from each other, they’ve maintained their friendship through trips to Denver, Iceland, NYC, Disneyworld, and more!

Sabrina Louie

Sab and Kristie met in college at UCLA through dragonboat. They went on many boba runs, made ugly Christmas sweaters together, and even lived together for a year after college! Despite living across country from each other, they’ve maintained their friendship through trips to Denver, Iceland, NYC, Disneyworld, and more!

The Groomsmen

Larry Yang   Larry and Kevin met through their high school Dragon Boat team. They continued to see other during College seeing each other on the weekends at Mother’s beach. Because he missed Kristie and Kevin, he moved to NYC, where they see each other often.

Larry Yang

Larry and Kevin met through their high school Dragon Boat team. They continued to see other during College seeing each other on the weekends at Mother’s beach. Because he missed Kristie and Kevin, he moved to NYC, where they see each other often.

Andrew Chen   Andrew and Kevin have known each other since elementary school. The one time Andrew came to visit NYC, he and Kevin spent 8 hours playing board games. They both haven’t changed much but I think they look better than they did then!

Andrew Chen

Andrew and Kevin have known each other since elementary school. The one time Andrew came to visit NYC, he and Kevin spent 8 hours playing board games. They both haven’t changed much but I think they look better than they did then!

Alex San   Alex and Kevin met through UC Irvine’s Dragon Boat team. We once saw each other 200 days in a row (regretfully). Alex didn’t know how to swim but is now doing triathlons (somehow).

Alex San

Alex and Kevin met through UC Irvine’s Dragon Boat team. We once saw each other 200 days in a row (regretfully). Alex didn’t know how to swim but is now doing triathlons (somehow).

Jose Lopez   Jose and Kevin met through UC Irvine’s Dragon Boat team where they worked out alot and never got much bigger. They are both very competitive but don’t want to work too hard.

Jose Lopez

Jose and Kevin met through UC Irvine’s Dragon Boat team where they worked out alot and never got much bigger. They are both very competitive but don’t want to work too hard.

Chris Cheng   Chris and Kevin know each other through UC Irvine’s Dragon Boat team. Chris is very friendly and likes to use finger guns. Just like Kevin.

Chris Cheng

Chris and Kevin know each other through UC Irvine’s Dragon Boat team. Chris is very friendly and likes to use finger guns. Just like Kevin.

Simon Li   Simon and Kevin know each other through UC Irvine’s Dragon Boat team. They were roommates for a year and were co-captains of the team, where they tried very hard! Simon really likes doing burpees, and making his friends do burpees. Nobody likes doing burpees.

Simon Li

Simon and Kevin know each other through UC Irvine’s Dragon Boat team. They were roommates for a year and were co-captains of the team, where they tried very hard! Simon really likes doing burpees, and making his friends do burpees. Nobody likes doing burpees.