The couple met at the University of Louisiana during a beginning-of-semester picnic for the local American Meteorological Society.
The bride’s sister, Melissa Carson of Frederick, and the couple’s friend, Nick Gapp of Fargo, ND, stood for the couple as witnesses in the intimate wedding. The ceremony was also attended by the bride’s sister’s fiancé, Dan Malooly of Frederick. The wedding took place on the couple’s 10th anniversary of dating. Jared’s hometown is Houston, Texas, and is the son of Wayne Marquis of Katy, Texas and Nancy Marquis of Houston, Texas. Brittany’s hometown is Middletown, Maryland, and is the daughter of John and Cristina Carson of Williamsport, Maryland. Brittany recently graduated from the University of North Dakota with her M.S. in Atmospheric Science and Jared plans to graduate from the University of North Dakota with his PhD in Atmospheric Science in 2021.