Elizabeth Johnson Ware, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Robert C. Ware of Williamstown, Mass., was married on Saturday to Andrew Langdon Fippinger, the son of Ann F. Kaplan and Robert A. Fippinger of New York. The Rev. Peter T. Elvin, an Episcopal priest, officiated at Chesterwood, a house museum in Stockbridge, Mass.
The bride and bridegroom graduated from Wesleyan University, where they met.
Until May, Mrs. Fippinger, 27, was an assistant to a vice president for original television drama series at HBO; she worked in the Los Angeles office.
Her father is a founding partner of the Williamstown law firm Ware & Goodman, and is the president of the Williamstown Film Festival. Her mother is the director of the Medicare counseling program at Elder Services of Berkshire County, in Pittsfield, Mass., and is a member of the Massachusetts Democratic State Committee.
Mr. Fippinger, also 27, is a doctoral student in English at the Bloomington campus of Indiana University. He received a master’s degree in English literature from the University of Virginia.
His mother retired as a general partner in Goldman Sachs and is now the chairwoman of the Circle Financial Group, an investment research firm in New York. She is also a member of the boards of the American Red Cross, Columbia University, Smith College and the Museum of Arts and Design in New York. His father is a partner in the New York law firm Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe and is a director of the American Symphony Orchestra in New York, and the Center for Furniture Craftsmanship, which is in Rockport, Me.
Source: New York Times, Sep 7, 2008