Gary and Debbie Rouse of the Ayrshire/Curlew area announce the engagement of their daughter, Amanda, to Ryan Gerardy, son of John and Rosina Gerardy of Eldridge.
Amanda is a 2005 graduate of Emmetsburg High School and a 2008 graduate of Wartburg College in Waverly. She is employed as a personal trainer at ActiveEdge Fitness Center and a CNA in the Intensive Care Unit at St. Lukes Hospital, both in Cedar Rapids.
Ryan is a 2005 graduate of North Scott High School and a 2009 graduate of Wartburg College. He is employeed as a counselor/advisor by the Iowa Collegiate Aid Network (ICAN) and as a financial advisor by Life Investors Financial Group in Cedar Rapids.
The couple plans a June 2, 2012, wedding at Trinity Lutheran Church in Mallard, followed by a reception at the Wild Rose Casino and Resort in Emmetsburg. The couple will make their home in the Cedar Rapids/Iowa City area following the wedding.