Sally Rebecca Golden and Alan Daniel Safferson were married on April 9. The ceremony and reception were celebrated at Airlie Center in Warrenton, Virginia. The groom is the son of Paul and Rivka Safferson of Oakton, Virginia, and grandson of Sylvia and the late Nathan Safferson of Warwick, The bride is the daughter of David and Harriet Golden of Merrick, New York, and Troutman, North Carolina.
The two were wed by Rabbi Cantor Annie Bornstein under a custom-made Huppah adorned with local farm-grown flowers in seasonal colors. Alan and Sally met at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville and reside in Arlington, Virginia. Sally is a nurse and Alan works for the federal government.