Amelia Jean-Danielle West and Matthew Paul Suermann were married Nov. 1 in Arlington, Va.

The bride is the daughter of Mary Ann West, of Westport, and the groom is the son of Lauri Benoit Suermann of Plano, Texas, and Paul Suermann and Barbara Suermann of Manchester, N.H.

The bride attended Staples High School and earned a bachelor's degree in political science from George Washington University. She is employed in the government relation's office of the Joint Commission, a Washington, D.C., organization that accredits health care programs and organizations.

The groom graduated from Manchester West High School in Manchester, N.H, and earned a bachelor's degree in politics from the Catholic University of America. He works in the research department of DCI Group, an international public affairs firm in Washington.

The couple took a honeymoon trip to Aruba. They reside in Arlington, Va.