The couple is planning a 2 p.m. ceremony Oct. 10, 2009, at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Remsen. The reception and dance will follow at the Avalon Ballroom in Remsen.
Erin is a 2003 graduate of Remsen St. Mary's High School and a graduate of the University of Northern Iowa with a master's degree in ecosystem management. She is employed at Iowa State University, Ames, as a farm conservation liaison with the Iowa Learning Farm Project.
Heath is a 2003 graduate of Colo-Nesco High School and a graduate of Iowa State University with a B.S. in animal ecology. He is employed as a conservation technician with Iowa Natural Resources Corporation, Pleasant Hill.