The couple is planning a New Year's Eve wedding at 7:30 p.m. at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Le Mars. A reception and dance will follow at the Le Mars Convention Center.
Erin is a 2001 graduate of Gehlen Catholic High School and a 2004 graduate of the University of Northern Iowa with a bachelor's degree in mathematics education. She is employed at Raymore-Peculiar High School in Kansas City, Mo.
Brett is a 2001 graduate of Cass-Midway High School and earned a bachelor's degree in social studies education from the University of Missouri-Columbia in 2004. He is employed as a teacher and coach at Sunny Vale Middle School in Kansas City, Mo.