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Officiant in San Francisco, California,
(415) 695-9155

About Us

Howard Steiermann is an innovative wedding officiant in San Francisco, California, who aims to create warm, welcoming, heartfelt ceremonies for couples and their guests to enjoy. Howard officiates a range of venues from beachfronts to mansions and is an ordained rabbi and non-denominational minister. In addition to California, Howard is also licensed in Arizona, Illinois, and Oregon.

Services Offered
Howard Steiermann officiates civil unions, interfaith ceremonies, multicultural ceremonies, non-religious ceremonies, rehearsals, single religion ceremonies, and vow renewals whether they’re traditional or non-traditional. He wants the ceremony to be special for you, which is reflected in his ability to provide customized vows. Howard can serve couples belonging to no denomination as well as couples who are/belong to Agnostic, Anglican, Baha’i Faith, Baptist, Buddhist, Catholic, Earth-based, Episcopalian, Hindu, Islam, Jainism, Jewish, Lutheran, and:

  • Methodist
  • Mormon
  • Presbyterian
  • Quaker
  • Shinto
  • Sikhism
  • Taoist
  • Unitarian

Maria Hernandez-Staub

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  • We feel so fortunate to have had Howard officiated at our wedding. He is very professional, reliable, friendly, caring, and compassionate. His calm and peaceful demeanor made our wedding a beautiful event, and we had lots of compliments from our friends and family. Howard guided us thoughtfully in preparing for our ceremony and was very empathic and considerate as we are a couple of different faiths and different ethnic backgrounds. He explained things honestly and thoroughly and was open to answering all of our questions. Because of COVID, Howard FaceTime with us before our wedding to learn more about us. That, to me, was fantastic because, after that, he was no longer a stranger. He guided us and reviewed our vows. On the day of the ceremony, he was very organized, and his words were so soothing and specialty tailor to us that made our wedding ceremony so incredibly beautiful and enjoyable. He was incredibly supportive, and we highly recommend it. We can’t even express how plea... Read more

    Frequently Asked Questions about Officiant

    What is the typical price for your wedding services?

    $ 500.00

    What is the starting price for your wedding services?

    $ 360.00

    Does starting price include the ceremony rehearsal?


    What is the starting price for ceremony rehearsals?

    $ 100.00

    What types of weddings and events do you provide services for?

    Non-religious, Interfaith, Ceremony Rehearsal, Vow Renewal, Civil Union, Single Religion

    What religious affiliations do you serve?

    Agnostic, Anglican, Baha'i Faith, Baptist, Buddhist, Catholic, Earth-Based, Episcopalian, Hindu, Islam, Jainism, Jewish, Lutheran, Methodist, Mormon, No Denomination, Presbyterian, Quaker, Shinto, Sikhism, Taoist, Unitarian

    On average, how long are wedding ceremonies you officiate?

    Less than 30 mins.

    In which states are you licensed?

    AZ, CA, IL, OR

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