Ariel is the daughter of Mark & Sue Pleva of Woodward, IA. Ryan is the son of William & Linda Bednarz of Iowa City, IA.
Ariel has a masterís degree in Public Health from Des Moines University and is now in her 3rd year of veterinary medicine at Iowa State University. Ryan has an Associate degree in Industrial Maintenance and HVAC Technology from Kirkwood Community College. Ryan is Field Supervisor of Kelly Heating.Ariel and Ryan are planning a July 23rd wedding at St. Ambrose Catholic Cathedral in Des Moines.