Marianne Fichtel and Thompson Ritchie were married in Larchmont on May 16, 2009 by the Honorable Thea Beaver. Marianne is the daughter of Mark and Rosita Fichtel, at whose home the wedding took place. She is a graduate of Mamaroneck High School (’98) and Columbia University and currently works in New York at Galtere Ltd., a registered investment advisor.
Thompson is the son of Stafford and Rebecca Ritchie, and he grew up in Buffalo, New York. Thompson graduated from Cornell University and is currently studying for a Masters in Developmental Psychology at Columbia University Teachers College. Marianne and Thompson Ritchie live in Brooklyn, New York with their two cats, Pickle and Fancy.