The bride-to-be is a graduate of Cathedral High School and has a bachelor's degree in psychology and history from Westfield State College. She is currently attending Pittsburg State University of Kansas. She is employed as an intern for the National Parks Service and K.L.M. scholarship foundation, and as a reporter for the Nevada Daily Mail and Herald-Tribune.
The prospective groom was home schooled in Bronaugh, Mo. (C.D.L. licensed). He is employed by Henderson Cattle Company as a cattle rancher and foreman in Redfield, Kan.
The wedding is planned for Sept. 9, 2006.