Traverse City, Mich. — Cristina Elyse Huggins and Arthur Joseph “AJ” Buckman were married on July 16, 2022, in Traverse City.
The wedding party included maid of honor Tori Huggins; best man Cody Bray; bridesmaids Kelsey Fox, Cecily Olsen, Nichole (Johnson) Gustavison, Robyn Strowenjans, Krissy Kothenbeutel, Katie Stephenson, Bailey Andor, and Taylor Jewell; groomsmen Travis Barnes, Paul Roel, Phil Forsberg, Sean Williams, Troy Gustavison, Jimmey Bower, Taylor Foster and Eric McCuaig; ring bearers Alex Van Kirk, Nathan Van Kirk and Ty Meredith; and flowergirl Liv Meredith.
The bride is the daughter of Susy Huggins of Traverse City. She is a graduate of Ferris State University. She is currently employed as a dental hygienist at Dental Clinic North of Traverse City.
The groom is the son of Bruce and Jan Buckman of Iron Mountain. He is a graduate of Ferris State University. He is currently employed as a medical laboratory scientist at the Munson Healthcare Cadillac Hospital.
They currently reside in Traverse City with their Brittany spaniel, Cooper.