Amber is a 2002 graduate of Aurelia High School. She received a Bachelor of Science in Agronomy from Iowa State University. Currently, Amber is a Master's Degree candidate in Sustainable Agriculture at Iowa State University.
Mark is a 2001 graduate of Colegio Espaņol in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea. He received a Bachelor of Science from Iowa State University in Mechanical Engineering. Mark is currently pursuing his Master of Engineering degree at Iowa State University with a specialization in biorenewable fuels and technology.
The couple will exchange vows August 10, 2007 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Storm Lake.