Keith W. Norton

Steven Looney

Keith, our officiant, was absolutely phenomenal and very fun to be around. He was with me and the groomsmen for most of the day and we had a blast with him . . . all of our guests couldn’t say enough about how much they loved our ceremony and how great the officiant was! Read more “Steven Looney”

Ronak Shah

We are so glad we did the Marriage Enrichment Program! Keith brought enthusiasm and energy to our wedding ceremony. We couldn’t have asked for a more enjoyable experience! Read more “Ronak Shah”

Tosha B

Keith was wonderful. He did an excellent job of communicating throughout the time leading up to the ceremony. He has a great personality, making the entire process welcoming. I would highly recommend Asheville Marriages. Read more “Tosha B”

Rachel Sturm

Keith was great and really captured the feel we were going for in our ceremony. Communication with the owner and all staff was very thorough and they have a great sense of humor! Read more “Rachel Sturm”


We had a great experience from the initial conversation to the actual ceremony and everything in between. My husband and I highly recommend Phillip, Keith and the team. Read more “Michelle”

Lilly Solano

Everything was such a smooth process. Keith is the best and very laid back, I’m glad he was my officiant for the day. Read more “Lilly Solano”

Ryan King

Asheville Marriage was absolutely fantastic! . . . What I really like about them was that they are always enthusiastic and excited for our wedding. . . Keith was very awesome! He was very energetic and you can sense that he loves doing his job! Read more “Ryan King”

A native of Western North Carolina, Keith is a former pastor who has been performing weddings for over 24 years. He brings with him a depth of knowledge, wisdom, and humor that adds great joy and passion to every wedding that he officiates. Performing both Interfaith and non-religious ceremonies, his diverse life experiences enable him make your wedding special, unique and personal. Believing in love as the highest human aspiration, and that the ceremony is a public proclamation of that desire to love personally and individually, Keith embraces each couple with open arms and heart. It is in this spirit of love and acceptance that he has become friends with many of his clients over the years, and in turn many of his friends have become clients!

A grandfather of four, with deep roots in the Asheville and surrounding area, he is also an avid runner and hiker, taking advantage of the flora and fauna that abounds. Keith is very excited to be a member of the Asheville Marriages team, and would consider it a great privilege to help you express your love on your wedding day!