Parents of the couple are Mitch and Patty Tiede of Goodland and Don and Sherry Spangler of Colby.
Grandparents of the couple are T.J. and Pat Martin and Wilbur Tiede of Goodland and the late Mary Maxine Tiede, Jeanie and Burdell Thurston of McCook and the late Blaine "John" Jones and the late Paul and Veronica Spangler.
The bride-to-be is a 2000 graduate of Goodland High School received her bachelors degree in 2004 from Kansas State University and a masters degree in 2006 from Fort Hays State University. She is employed as a Head Start teacher at Wilson Elementary School in Hays, Kan.
The prospective bridegroom is a 1995 graduate Colby High School and received his bachelors degree in 2000 from Fort Hays State Univerisity. He is employed as the aquatics and wellness director for Hays Recreation Commission and is an assistant track coach at Fort Hays State University. The couple is planning a Dec. 16, 2006, ceremony at Colby Wesleyan Church.