Alayna Marie Carlson and Caleb Daniel Kester announce their engagement.
The bride's parents are Brad and Karleen Carlson, of Jewell. The groom's parents are David and Julie Kester, of Urbandale.
A May 28, 2011 wedding is being planned at the Community Church of Kamrar with a dinner and dance reception to follow at Harvest E-Free Church in Story City.
Caleb Kester and Alayna Carlson
Carlson received her bachelor of arts degree in mathematics with a secondary education endorsement from Northwestern College in Orange City in December of 2010. She is currently working as a long-term substitute at Boone High School teaching high school chemistry and physics.
Kester will receive his bachelor of arts degree in computer information systems with minors in business and multimedia from Northwestern College in Orange City in May.
Following graduation, the couple plans to move to northwest Chicago where Kester has secured a position as a web developer with AmericanEagle.com.