August 31, 2022

Jennifer Rose Joyce and James Francis Mahon III

Jennifer Rose Joyce was married to James Francis Mahon III on May 7, 2022 at Saint Patrick’s Cathedral in the city of New York, NY. The reception was held at the Harvard Club of New York City.

Father Paul Anel, of the Parish of St. Paul and St. Agnes in Brooklyn, NY, officiated the nuptial mass. The Matron of Honor was Jessica Bessler and the Bridesmaids were Jules Lee, Theresa Pilgrim, and Candace Yorioka. The Best Man was James’ brother Denis Mahon and the Groomsmen were Russell Koff, Paul Vishayanuroj, and Mark Shepard. 

The Bride was granted permission to have a choir perform at the nuptial mass, comprised of friends from Downtown Voices, Church of St. Paul the Apostle, and the broader musical community. The choir performed “The Lord Bless You and Keep You” and “A Gaelic Blessing,” both by John Rutter, accompanied by Angelina Savoia on harp and Dr. Jennifer Pascual on organ. Mark Heimbigner cantored the nuptial mass and Aine Hakamatsuka sang “Ave Maria” by Bach/Gounod as a soprano soloist.

Jennifer works as Lead Designer at Columbia University and is a graduate student in the MPS Branding program at the School of Visual Arts. She holds a Certificate in Graphic and Digital Design from Parsons School of Design, as well as a BM in Vocal Performance from the University of Denver and a BA in English from Gonzaga University. Jennifer graduated from Aquinas High School in Augusta, Georgia.

James works as a Senior Manager at Deloitte Tax LLP. He holds a PhD and MA in Political Economy and Government from Harvard University and a BA in Economics and Political Science from Columbia University. James graduated from Princeton High School in Princeton, NJ.

Jennifer is the daughter of Linda and Dr. Anthony Joyce COL, DC, USA (ret.) of Yelm, WA. The bride’s father served 33 years in the U.S. Army and received the bronze star for his service in Afghanistan. James is the son of the late Mairead and James Francis Mahon Jr. of Princeton, NJ. The groom’s father is a certified public accountant and attorney, and is a partner in the
New York office of Citrin Cooperman.

The happy couple spent their honeymoon in the south of France, exploring the Côte d’Azur, Provence, Monaco, and Northern Italy. They reside in the Upper West Side neighborhood of Manhattan, half a block from Central Park.