Kylie is the daughter of Ken Schlichte and Cindy Berner-Schlichte, of Merrill. Tyler is the son of Scott and Teresa Petty of Le Mars.
Kylie graduated from the University of South Dakota in 2009. Currently she is an administrative assistant for Plymouth Energy, LLC in Merrill as well as a realtor for JRE Property Pros.
Kylie and Tyler just bought her family farm of seven generations located in Merrill.
Tyler graduated from Western Iowa Tech Community College in 2010. He currently is employed at IML Container in Le Mars as a maintenance technician and auxiliary systems programmer.