Amanda Marie Cropper and Devin Jai Burstein were married on Saturday, Nov. 6 at Scripps Park in La Jolla Cove. The bride is the daughter of Dana and Greg Gomez of Hawaii. The groom is the son of John and Chrissy Burstein of Maine and June Burstein of New York City.
Accompanied by an acoustic rendition of “Somewhere Over the Rainbow,” the bride was presented by her father and met by her sisters, Brandi and Sabrina, and seven bridesmaids. The groom was presented by his mother and met by his brother, Luke, and eight groomsmen. The seals remained politely silent. A reception was held on the rooftop of La Jolla Cove Suites, where 120 guests witnessed an epic sunset.
The bride is a graduate of San Diego State University and a local yoga instructor. The groom, an attorney at Federal Defenders of San Diego and a trustee of the La Jolla Community Planning Association, is a graduate of New York University and the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law at Yeshiva University. The newlyweds reside at WindanSea with their dog, Sammy.