Engagement - Strand and PrestonMegan Strand of Alexandria and Erik Preston of Brandon announce their engagement.
Megan Strand of Alexandria and Erik Preston of Brandon announce their engagement.
Megan is the daughter of John and Darlene Strand of Alexandria. She is a 2007 graduate of Jefferson High School in Alexandria. She graduated in 2011 from the University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire with a bachelor's degree in social work.
Megan is a rehabilitation counselor at Transitional Resources through the Lutheran Volunteer Corps in Seattle, Washington.
Erik is the son of Dennis and Leila Preston of Brandon. He is a 2005 graduate of Brandon High School. He graduated in 2009 from Concordia College, Moorhead, receiving a Bachelor of Arts degree with majors in math and physics and a minor in music. He is also a 2011 graduate of The Northwest School of Wooden Boat Building in Port Hadlock, Washington.
Erik is a shipwright at Karpenske Marine Carpentry in Seattle, Washington.
An August 18, 2012 wedding is planned at First Lutheran Church in Alexandria, followed by a reception at the Lakeside Ballroom in Glenwood.