The bride-elect is a 1993 graduate of Forest City High School and a 1997 graduate of The University of Northern Iowa with a bachelor of arts degree in accounting. She is currently pursuing a master's degree in business administration through the University of Iowa and is employed as a financial analyst with Wells Fargo Card Services in West Des Moines.
The groom-to-be is a 1996 graduate of Le Mars Gehlen Catholic High School and a 2000 graduate of Northwest Missouri State with a bachelor of science degree in business management. He is employed as an underwriter for The Principal Financial Group in West Des Moines.
The couple is planning an April 2, 2005, wedding in Fertile and will reside in West Des Moines.