Parents of the couple are Keith and Francene Leonard of Holstein, Randy Nelson of Webster City, and Bruce and Dawn Mark of Williams.
Derek is a 2003 graduate of Galva-Holstein High School and a 2007 spring graduate of Northwestern College in Orange City. He works with wind turbines as a maintenance technician for Enxco Service Corp. of Breda, and resides in Lake View, Iowa.
Shawna is a 2005 graduate of Webster City High School, and a 2008 winter graduate of Northwestern College in Orange City. She is employed by Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc. as a family advocate/family service worker for the Ida Grove and Cherokee Head Start Preschool Program. Shawna resides in Holstein.
More information on the couple's wedding plans and how they met can be viewed on their wedding page at www.theknot.com/ourwedding/ShawnaNelson&....