Chris Shelley surprises wedding guests with his personal, poignant and hilarious ceremonies that many go on to claim were the 'Best Ceremony Ever' which is why he named his book 'Best Ceremony Ever.' He is a writer and performer who lends his experience, stage presence, wit and perfect comedic timing to the long-neglected art of officiating. He performs weddings all over the country through his company Illuminating Ceremonies. He's appeared several times on 'The Rachael Ray Show' and once led a memorial service for Joan Rivers' dog on 'Joan and Melissa: Joan Knows Best?' He is a CPWO and a member of the National Speakers Association. He lives in New York City and Cincinnati with his smart wife.