Christine Marie Buch and Michael Kevin Hand were united in marriage Friday, July 27, in Wheeling.
Parents of the bride are Mr. and Mrs. Harry Buch of Wheeling.
Parents of the groom are Mr. and Mrs. Robert Hand of Baton Rouge, La.
Mary Beth Buch, sister of the bride, was maid of honor. Jeffery Hand, brother of the groom, served as best man.
Other attendants were Ashley Hand, Audrey Buch and Matthew Hand.
A reception was held at Stifel Fine Arts Center, Wheeling.
The bride is a graduate of St. Mary's College, Notre Dame, Ind., with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree and a graduate of Roosevelt University, Chicago, with a Master of Arts degree in elementary education. She taught at Al Mizhar American Academy for Girls in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, and recently she was employed as a math specialist in Reston, Va.
The groom is a graduate of Louisiana State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting and a Master of Business Administration degree. He is a certified public accountant and is employed by the U.S. Department of Justice.
After a wedding trip, the couple will reside in The Woodlands, Texas.