The bride-elect is a 2008 graduate of Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn High School, and is now attending Buena Vista University with a focus on elementary and special education. She is also employed at Faith, Hope and Charity in Storm Lake.
Matt is a 2004 graduate of Cherokee Washingon High School and earned an associates degree in Industrial and Commercial Wiring and Electrical Technology from Northwest Iowa Community College. Matt is employed as a sub-station electrician at Mid American Energy in Storm Lake.
The couple are planning an August 21, 2010 wedding.