The couple will be united Oct. 8, 2011, at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in West Des Moines.
Katie is a 2003 graduate of Oakland Riverside High School and a graduate of the University of Northern Iowa with a degree in public relations and marketing. She is currently the manager of annual giving at Des Moines University.
Joe is a 2001 graduate of Le Mars Gehlen Catholic High School and a graduate of the University of Northern Iowa with a degree in finance and real estate. He is currently employed as an account executive at Holmes Murphy and Associates in West Des Moines.