The couple is planning a Nov. 12, 2011, wedding at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Le Mars. The reception will be held at the Le Mars Convention Center.
Emily is a 2005 graduate of Le Mars Community High School. She graduated from Augustana College in 2009 with a degree in elementary education. She is currently employed at Plattsmouth Elementary School, shaping the minds of young third grade Nebraskans.
Chris is a 2001 graduate of West Sioux High School in Hawarden. He is currently employed at Menards in Bellevue, Neb. When he is not busy being a dream builder at Menards, he is chasing waterfowl up and down the Missouri River Valley.