Claudia Isabella Leon and Rebecca Marie Loftis were being married Feb. 22 at Springdale Station in Austin, Texas. Holly Lorka, who was ordained by Rose Ministries, officiated.
The pair satisfied at Rice University in Houston, from which each graduated.
Ms. Leon (left), 26, is a mechanical engineer in the additive manufacturing team at Baker Hughes, an power expert services company in Houston. She obtained a master’s degree in mechanical engineering from Georgia Institute of Technological know-how.
She is a daughter of Ana M. Leon and Manuel A. Leon Jr. of Miami. Her father is the vice president of business advancement at Alivi, a health treatment positive aspects management business in Doral, Fla. Her mom performs in Miami as a district coordinator at Aflac, an insurance plan corporation based in Columbus, Ga.
Ms. Loftis, 28, who goes by Becca, and is taking the surname Leon, works in Houston as a business approach specialist in the talent practice at Accenture, a skilled companies corporation primarily based in Dublin.
She is a daughter of MaryKay Loftis and Tom Loftis of St. Clair, Mich. Her father functions in Marysville, Mich., as the plant controller at TI Fluid Methods, a maker of automotive fluid methods, gas tank and shipping techniques, primarily based in Oxford, England. Her mom, who was a keep-at-household parent, was a kindergarten instructor at Eddy Elementary School in St. Clair.
Ms. Leon consistently purchased iced espresso from Ms. Loftis, who was a barista at Rice’s college student-operate espresso dwelling, commencing in 2011, their freshman 12 months. It was not till a calendar year soon after graduation that they hit it off after remaining reintroduced at a mutual friend’s celebration in Houston. A couple of weeks afterwards they experienced their very first day.