Nicki is a 2010 graduate of Crowder College with an associate's degree in social work. She is currently employed by West Central in Nevada.
Derek is a 2004 graduate of Missouri State University with a degree in agriculture. He is currently employed by ADM-Deerfield.
A country-style wedding is planned for Sept. 24, 2011, at the Nevada fairgrounds with a reception following at the 3M Clubhouse.