Emily is the daughter of Leo and Marianne Riester of Cedar Rapids. Dustin is the son of Elizabeth Hirschman of Cherokee and Floyd Simpson of Springfield, Mo.
Emily is a 2003 graduate of Cedar Rapids High School and a 2007 graduated from the Creighton University in Omaha, Neb. with a BA in Theology and will begin her Doctorate in Physical Therapy in Aug.
Dustin is a 2002 of Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn High School and a 2006 graduated from the Creighton University in Omaha, Neb. with a BS in Chemistry and will begin Medical school at Creighton in Aug.