Leann Avery and Sean Kanda Leann Avery and Sean Kanda were married March 23, 2013 at Windows on the Bay in Bellingham with Pastor Matt Atkins officiating. Leann is the daughter of Clint and Karen Avery of Bellingham. Sean is the son of Michael and Diane Kanda of Bellingham. Maid of Honor was Meghan Lyle, friend of the bride. Best Man was Darren Kanda, brother of the groom. Bridesmaids were Malia Pickett, Jen Reynolds and Paige Huttula. Flower Girl was Nyla Kanda. Groomsmen were Archie Jorgensen, Joel Sellereit and AJ Westford. After a wonderful honeymoon in Kauai, Hawaii, the couple has settled into their home in Bellingham.