Sara was born and lived in Le Mars until 1985 and is the granddaughter of Bettie Beach and the late John Beach Jr. of Le Mars.
The couple is planning a 4 p.m. ceremony Sept. 20, 2008, at Shelter Cove Lodge in Pismo Beach, Calif. The reception will follow at the Veteran's Memorial Hall in Pismo Beach.
Sara is a graduate of California State University at Sacramento with a bachelor of arts degree in psychology, and is pursing her master's degree in information and library science at California State University at San Jose. She is currently employed as labor compliance officer in Sacramento.
Nick is a graduate of Rio Linda High School in Rio Linda, Calif. He is currently employed as an estimator for a plumbing/HVAC company.