Vanessa is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Angel Tejada of Arequipa, Peru. Philip is the son of Pat and Cyndi DeRocher of Le Mars and Karen DeRocher and Ken Nelson of Le Mars.
The couple will be married in a 5:30 p.m. ceremony May 18, 2007, at St. James Catholic Church in Le Mars. The reception will follow the ceremony at 6:30 p.m. at the Le Mars Convention Center.
Vanessa will graduate this spring from the University of Northern Iowa with a bachelor of arts degree in marketing.
Philip is a 2001 graduate of Le Mars Community High School. He graduated from the University of Northern Iowa in 2005 with a bachelor of arts degree in accounting, and received his master of arts degree in accounting from UNI in 2006. He is employed as a CPA for McGladrey-Pullen in Kansas City.