Cassandra is the daughter of Lorie Wright of Correctionville and Blake and Brenda Saxen of Salix. She is a 2003 graduate of River Valley High School and attended Western Iowa Tech in Sioux City. She is now a bookkeeper at HyVee in Spirit Lake. Travis is the son of Neal and JoAnn Rupp of Quimby.
He is a 2003 graduate of River Valley High School and a 2006 Police Science graduate of Western Iowa Tech. Travis is a yard forman at United Building Center in Spirit Lake. The couple is planning a June 9, 2007 wedding at The Inn at Okoboji.