The couple is planning a May 29, 2010, wedding at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Remsen, with the reception to follow at the Le Mars Convention Center.
Meggan graduated from Remsen-Union High School in 2002 and from Buena Vista University in 2006 with a bachelor of science in biology. She then attended Mercy College of Health Sciences and graduated in 2009 with a bachelor of science in nursing. She is a currently a registered nurse working at Mercy Medical Center in Cedar Rapids.
Eli graduated from Ames High School in 2003 and from Buena Vista University in 2007 with a bachelor of science in biology and chemistry. Eli is currently attending graduate school at the University of Iowa where he is studying biochemistry.