The couple is planning a June 19, 2010, wedding in Des Moines.
Ashley is the daughter of Alan and Deb Lundquist of Osceola. Her grandparents are Edward and Darlene Lundquist of Osceola and Yvonne Lau of Ankeny.
MIchael is the son of Dr. James and Christina Powell of Le Mars, and the late Barbara Powell. His grandparents are Clarence and Gladys Kock of Le Mars.
Ashley graduated from Clarke Community High School in 2004. She received her bachelor of science in nursing degree from the University of Iowa. She is a registered nurse in the medical intensive care unit at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City.
Michael received his bachelor of arts degree in biology from Wartburg College and his diagnostic medical sonography degree from the University of Iowa. He is a vascular sonographer in the Heart and Vascular Center at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics.