A First Date That Almost Wasn’t

Marietta Pasqua Dindo and Bradley Taylor Danforth were married Saturday evening at Greystone in…

Georgia (Apr 29, 2013) — Marietta Pasqua Dindo and Bradley Taylor Danforth were married Saturday evening at Greystone in Piedmont Park, an event space in Atlanta. The Rev. Reeda Allen, a Disciples of Christ minister, officiated.


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The bride, 33, will continue to use her name professionally. She is the project manager for the Great Ape Heart Project at Zoo Atlanta. She coordinates medical data from veterinarians and other doctors on the cardiac health of apes at United States and European zoos. She graduated from Emory and received a Ph.D. in evolutionary psychology from the University of St. Andrews in Scotland.

She is a daughter of Kathe Dindo and Umberto E. Dindo, both of New York.

The groom, 30, is a civilian program analyst at the Marine Corps Base in Quantico, Va. He was honorably discharged from the Marines in January 2012 as a captain. He now works with other civilians, Marines and contractors in developing cyberspace capabilities for the corps. He graduated from Kennesaw State University in Kennesaw, Ga.

[Editor's Note: Bradley Taylor Danforth is a 2004 KSU alum.]


A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its nearly 43,000 students. With 11 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties and entrepreneurial spirit draw students from throughout the country and the world. Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status. For more information, visit kennesaw.edu