Desirae is a 2002 graduate of Akron-Westfield High School. She received a bachelor of science degree in business administration-finance from Wayne State College in 2005. Desirae is currently employed as a personal banking representative at First National Bank.
Austin is a 1999 graduate of Akron-Westfield High School. He is self-employed as a farmer and owns his own repair shop.
A Sept. 3, 2005, wedding is planned at the United Methodist Church in Hinton. The couple plans to make their home in West Akron, S.D.