Hedi is the daughter of Sandy Gustafson of Cherokee. Andy is the son of Rick and Judy Huitt of Perry.
Hedi is a 1995 graduate Washington High School in Cherokee and a 2000 graduate from Wayne State College in Wayne, Neb. with a B.S. degree in Early Childhood Education and is currently employed by Casey's General Stores corporate headquarters.
Andy is a 1995 graduate from Perry High School in Perry and also a 1998 graduate from Buena Vista University in Storm Lake, with a A.S. degree in Developmental Psychology . He is currently employed by The Des Moines Register.