Ryan Leak, along with his bride, Amanda, tells how he pulled off a surprise all-in-one-day engagement and wedding, just as she had dreamed.
Ryan and Amanda Leak
Ryan Leak is a dynamic speaker, entrepreneur and filmmaker. After graduating in 2009 from North Central University with a degree in Business, he began consulting with churches all over the country in the areas of media and staffing.
Amanda Leak has a degree from Dallas Christian College. She has worked in Chicago public schools with the good choices-based program “What’s Good.” The Leaks serve as Young Adult Directors at Covenant Church in Dallas, T.X. and speak at high schools, colleges, churches and conferences nationwide on the topic of healthy dating relationships and marriage preparation.
The Leaks have documented their experiences in The One: An Amazing Love Story Starts with You (May 5, 2015, WaterBrook Press). Their YouTube video on their “Surprise Wedding” received international media attention and has been featured on “Good Morning America,” “Queen Latifah,” and in People magazine. Ryan and Amanda live in Dallas, T.X. and recently welcomed their first child, Jaxson.
Married at Last
Working Out the Details
Ryan Leak wanted to marry Amanda Roman and vice versa. But there was one catch. Her mother wasn’t fond of the idea. Ryan tells how he eventually won Amanda’s mother over.
From Idea to Action
Ryan Leak tells how he planned a surprise wedding for Amanda with the help of her friends and family.