Kristina Lynne Carstensen and Joshua Peter Massaconi were united in marriage November 6, 2010, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Chestertown. The marriage was officiated by Monsignor Michael Shershanovic with musical liturgy provided by Matthew Wolfe and Maria Swartz.
The bride is the daughter of Poul and MaryLou Carstensen of Brant Lake. The groom is the son of Mark Massaconi and the late Claire Massaconi of Lanesboro, Mass.
Given in marriage by her father, the bride was attended by her sister, Teresa Carstensen, as Maid of Honor. Bridesmaids were Cori Bilka, Lindsay Marra and Lindsay McKeegan. Marcus and Trevor Massaconi, brothers of the groom, served as Best Men. Ushers were Brian Bartlett, Poul Carstensen, brother of the bride, and Josh Culpo.
The bride and groom are both 2006 graduates of Siena College. Kristina is employed as an Auditor for the state Comptroller's Office. Joshua is a Category Space Manager for Saratoga Eagle Sales & Service.
A wedding celebration of dinner and dancing was held at the Hiland Park County Club in Queensbury. Following a honeymoon in Maui, Hawaii, the couple resides in Albany, NY.