Dayna's parents are Nina and James Ripley of Onida, S.D. and David and Nancy Ludwig of Pierre, S.D. She is a 2000 graduate of Sully Buttes High School in Onida and a 2005 graduate of S.E. Technical Institute in Sioux Falls. Dayna is an administrative assistant with R.S.C. Financial in Sioux Falls.
Matt is the son of Dennis and Pam Husman of Cherokee. He is a 2000 graduate of Washington High School in Cherokee and a 2004 graduate of Iowa State University. He is employed with Hy-Vee Food Stores in Sioux Falls.
Dayna and Matt will be married October 20, 2007 in Sioux Falls.