Christa Carstens is the daughter of Cindy and Brian Baldwin, Anthon, and Butch Carstens of Quimby. Jeremy Blake is the son of Richard and Barb Blake of Mapleton.
Christa is a 2002 graduate of River Valley High School and a 2007 graduate of Briar Cliff University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in elementary education. She recently has accepted the position as a second grade teacher at River Valley Elementary in Washta. Jeremy is a 1999 graduate of Maple Valley High School. He is a member of the Local 571 Union Operators, Omaha, Neb. and is employed with Atlas Steel.