The couple is planning a Sept. 26, 2009, wedding at Grace Lutheran Church, with a reception to follow at Willow Creek Golf Course in Le Mars.
Ashley is a 2003 graduate of Black Hills Forrest High School, and graduated from Western Iowa Tech Community College in Sioux City in 2008. She is currently employed as a community support specialist with Genesis Development in Storm Lake.
Ryan graduated from Remsen-Union High School in 1997, and attended Buena Vista University. He is employed at Drey Construction in Alta as a carpenter.