Shannon is a 2006 graduate of Immanuel Lutheran College with an A.A. degree. She is currently employed at The Medical Center in Richmond.
Neal is a 2004 graduate of Gloria Dei Lutheran School, Hood River, and a 2010 graduate of JATC IBEW. He currently works for EC Company as a journeyman electrician.
A May 2013 wedding is planned. The couple will reside in Prineville, Ore.