The couple is planning a 4 p.m. ceremony on July 16, 2005, at Doty Park in Neenah, Wis. The reception and dance will immediately follow the ceremony at Appleton Paper Valley Radisson in Appleton, Wis.
Tara is a 1994 graduate of Le Mars Community High School and a 1998 graduate of Iowa State University. She is employed as a chemical engineer at Bemis in Oshkosh, Wis.
Mike graduated from Bettendorf High School in 1994 and is currently a student at the University of Wisconsin in Fox Valley.