The couple is planning a 1 p.m. ceremony on April 23, 2005, at Grace United Methodist Church in Des Moines. A pre-reception and formal dinner will follow at Christopher's in Des Moines.
Troy, a 1989 graduate and valedictorian of Le Mars Community High School, received his bachelor's degree in pharmacy from Drake University and juris doctorate from the Drake Law School in 1994 and 1997, respectively. Troy also received his Master of Laws in Intellectual Property from The John Marshall Law School in 1998. Troy is a registered patent attorney and partner of the law firm, McAndrews, Held & Malloy, Ltd., in Chicago, Illi. He also consults as a clinical pharmacist to a network of hospitals in Chicago and the surrounding suburbs.
Sheryl, a 1988 graduate of Sioux Center High School, received her bachelor's degree in business from Drake University in 1994. Sheryl is a loan administrator with the Geneva Capital Group in West Chicago, Ill.
Following the wedding ceremony and wedding trip to London, England, the couple will reside in Geneva, Ill.