The bride-to-be is a 1999 graduate of Yankton High School in South Dakota and a 2004 graduate of Creighton University with a bachelor's degree in theater. She is the education director and an actor with the RESPECT Program, which teaches violence prevention and anti-bullying techniques to students and adults through theater.
The prospective bridegroom is a 2000 graduate of McCook High School and a 2004 graduate of the University of Nebraska-Omaha with a bachelor's degree in civil engineering. He will receive his master's degree in civil engineering in December 2007. He is employed as a civil engineer with the city of Omaha.
An Aug. 11, 2007, wedding is planned at St. Francis Cabrini Catholic Church in Omaha.