The couple plans a July 31 wedding at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Jefferson.
Heather graduated from Jefferson-Scranton High School in 2000 and is enrolled in the doctor of pharmacy program at the University of Iowa. Shawn graduated from Kingsley-Pierson High School in 1997. He received his bachelor of science degree in exercise and sports science from Iowa State University in 2001. He is currently in his third year of medical school at the University of Iowa.