Groomsman-in-chief! President Obama is pictured serving in Florida wedding of his longtime staffer hours after all-night White House farewell bash.
President Barack Obama (left) serving as a groomsman in the wedding of his longtime staff, Marvin Nicholson
U.S President, Barack Obama, was pictured serving as a groomsman in the Florida wedding of his longtime staff and most frequent golf partner, Marvin Nicholson who tied the knot with Helen Pajcic at a private evening ceremony in Jacksonville, at the One Ocean Resort and Spa.
Nicholson and his wedded wife, both worked on Obama's 2008 presidential campaign. Pajcic is the daughter of a longtime Obama fundraiser and according to her LinkedIn profile, she is a special assistant at the Education Department.
reported that photographs from the nuptials show a smiling Obama posing next to the blushing bride and a smiling Nicholson.
Obama wasn't the only member of his cabinet to participate in the wedding, as Secretary of State, John Kerry served as the officiant for the ceremony (above)
Another picture also showed Obama standing in the line of groomsmen during the wedding that also saw Secretary of State, John Kerry as the officiant.
For the special occasion, Obama sported a black tuxedo and was the only one to wear a long black tie. The other groomsmen, Kerry and even the groom all wore black bow ties.
Obama has played 333 rounds of golf since taking office and Nicholson has joined in for 192 of them, making him the president's most frequent golf buddy.
That's according to CBS News White House correspondent Mark Knoller, who is widely respected for his presidential record-keeping.