Kristen Bressette, of Juneau, and Darwin Peterson, of Anchorage, were married Oct. 22, 2009, on the Grand Lawn at the Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort in Poipu, Hawaii. A reception followed in the Resolution Gardens at the Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort.
The bride is the daughter of Ron and Cathy Bressette. A Santa Clara University graduate, she is a legislative aide in the Alaska Legislature.
The groom is the son of Darwin and Geneese Peterson. A University of Alaska Anchorage graduate, he is a Senate Finance Committee aide in the Alaska Legislature.
Ted Popely officiated; Darwin Drew Peterson, the groom's nephew, was the ring bearer; Tatum Gende was the flower girl; and Johnny Bressette, the bride's brother, was the usher.
The couple honeymooned in Fiji and make their home in Anchorage.