Melissa is a graduate of Iowa State University where she received a B.S. in Animal Science in 2004. She will graduate with a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine this May. She has accepted an associate position with Holstein- Ida Grove Veterinary Clinic.
Dale graduated from Iowa State University in 2002 with a B.S. in Agricultural Systems Technology, and is engaged in farming and raising cattle with his family near Holstein.
The couple was engaged at Glacier National Park in Whitefish, Montana. They will be married May 30, 2008 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee. A reception at Western Iowa Tech will follow.