Philip Siu Chung Chan and Kevin Jay Call were married June 2 in Brooklyn. Liam Reilly, a friend of Mr. Chung who was ordained a Universal Life minister for the occasion, officiated at the W Loft hotel in Williamsburg.
Mr. Chan (left), 33, is the arts and culture director at IVY in Manhattan, a networking organization for young professionals. He graduated from Carleton College and is an adviser to the Asian-American Arts Alliance in Dumbo, Brooklyn. He is also a founder of Yellowface.org, a website that promotes racial diversity in ballet.
He is the son of Michele M. Chase of Gardnerville, Nev., and Hak Chi Chan of Union City, Calif. The groom’s mother retired as a professor of health education and literacy at John F. Kennedy University in Pleasant Hill, Calif. His father, now retired, was an assistant vice president and financial adviser at Bank of America Merrill Lynch in Union City.
Mr. Call, 30, is the digital communications director for the office of Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo in Manhattan. He graduated summa cum laude from the University of California, Santa Cruz. From 2013 to 2017, was the director of social media at Everytown for Gun Safety, a Manhattan-based nonprofit organization.