Elizabeth is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Bennett of Bangkok, Thailand. Chad is the son of Patricia Neubrand of San Diego and Dennis Neubrand of Le Mars.
Elizabehth received her bachelor of arts degree at Cal State University Northridge, a M. Ed. degree from the University of Laverne and M. Ed. degree from the University of San Diego. She is employed as professor of child development in the San Diego Community College system.
Chad received his bachelor of science degree from Briar Cliff University, and a master of science degree in physical therapy from the University of Iowa. He is the clinic director for Physiotherapy Associates in San Diego.
The couple is planning a Nov. 5, 2005, wedding in Guadalupe Valley, Ensenada, Baja Mexico, with a reception following at the Adobe Guadalupe Vineyard & Inn. They will also celebrate a ceremony in Bangkok, Thailand in March 2006.