He is the son of Stevan and Maxine Brown, Springfield, Mo.
Her grandmothers are Peggy Coen, Ottawa, and Evelyn Kinsinger, Oskaloosa, Iowa.
She graduated from Ottawa High School in 2002 and Kansas State University in 2006 with a Bachelor of Science degree in agriculture economics. She is employed by the Federal Reserve Bank at Kansas City.
He graduated from Topeka West High School in 2001 and from Kansas State University in 2006 with a Bachelor of Science degree in biology. He attends pharmacy school at the University of Missouri at Kansas City.
Their wedding is scheduled for Aug. 31, 2013, at Westminister Presbyterian Church, Ottawa.