Paul Lieberstein marries Janine Poreba

Saturday, July 19, 2008

Janine Serafin Poreba, a daughter of Elizabeth Poreba and John Poreba of New York, was married on Saturday evening to Paul Lieberstein, a son of Judith Lieberstein and Stanley Lieberstein of Westport, Conn. The Rev. Dr. James G. Speer, a Presbyterian minister, officiated at Battery Gardens, a restaurant in New York, and Rabbi Ari Fridkis participated in the ceremony.

 

Ms. Poreba, 35, is keeping her name. She is an instructor in the English as a second language department at Santa Monica College in Santa Monica, Calif. She graduated magna cum laude from Harvard and received a master’s degree in teaching English to speakers of other languages from the Monterey Institute of International Studies in Monterey, Calif.

Her father teaches science at Columbia Grammar and Preparatory School, and her mother is an English teacher at Bard High School Early College, both in New York.

Mr. Lieberstein, 41, is an executive producer and a writer of “The Office,” the NBC comedy series, on which he also appears as the character Toby. He graduated from Hamilton College.

His mother is a clinical psychologist in Westport. His father is a partner in the Stamford law firm St. Onge, Steward, Johnston & Reens, where he specializes in intellectual property law. The bridegroom’s previous marriage ended in divorce.

2 Comments

  1. CGP says:

    Wedding was great. Janine looked beautiful and Paul was very happy.

  2. I’m so happy for Paul and Janine!
    I wish them lots of joy and happiness throughout their lives together.
    Congratulations to them both.
    Thanks LITO for finding this NY Times announcement for us!

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