Betsy is a 1997 graduate of Neosho High School. She received a Bachelor of Science in Human Resources Management in 2001 and a Master of Science in Administrative Studies in 2008 from Missouri State University. Betsy works for Missouri Southern State University and Weight Watchers International.
Michael is a 2001 graduate of Nevada High School and attended San Francisco Art Institute. He is a Certified Residential Appraiser at R.J. Wood & Associates in Nevada.
A March 21 wedding is planned at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. A reception will be held in April at The Civic in Neosho. The couple will live in Joplin.