A July 2005 wedding is planned at St. James Lutheran Church in Quincy.
Elizabeth is a 2001 graduate of Quincy High School and attends the University of Missouri-Columbia where she is majoring in fashion marketing and merchandising, with a minor in business. She is a member of Kappa Delta Sorority and Phi Upsilon Omicron honor fraternity.
Justin is a 2000 graduate of Le Mars Community High School and served in the Army for three years as a 307th engineer in the 82nd Airborne, stationed at Fort Bragg, N.C. He is a veteran of Operation Enduring Freedom, having served seven months in Afghanistan. He is finished with his term and is employed by Titan Wheel.