Alyssa grew up in Minneapolis, Kan.
Chris is the grandson of Bernice Rockers and the late August “Gus” Rockers, Ottawa, and the late Frieda and Leonard Hermreck, Williamsburg.
He graduated from the University of Kansas in 2007 with a Bachelor of Science in architectural engineering. He works as a project manager for JE Dunn Construction, Kansas City.
She graduated from the University of Kansas in 2009 with a Bachelor of Science in business. She works as a commercial banker with Commerce Bank in Kansas City.
A September 2013 wedding is planned in Kansas City, where the couple currently resides.