Tara is a 2003 graduate of Cherokee Washington High School. She is also a 2005 graduate of the University of Northern Iowa where she received her B.A. in Accounting. She is employed as an Accounts Payable and General Ledger Accountant at Van G. Miller & Associates (VGM) in Waterloo.
Brandon is a 2004 graduate of Cedar Falls High School and a 2006 graduate of Hawkeye Community College with an A.A.S. in Collision Repair and Refinishing. He is employed as a Student Loan Collector at the CBE Group in Waterloo.
The couple will be united in marriage on June 23, 2007 at the Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Cherokee.