Schmidt-BakkenAlyssa Schmidt, Moorhead, and Geoffrey Bakken, Fargo, announce their engagement.
Alyssa Schmidt, Moorhead, and Geoffrey Bakken, Fargo, announce their engagement.
Parents are Jeffrey and Kim Schmidt, Glyndon, Minn.; Myron Bakken, Fargo; and Colleen Stefonowicz, Aurora, Colo.
Alyssa graduated in 2003 from Moorhead Senior High School, and in 2007 she graduated from the North Dakota State College of Science, Wahpeton, as a certified occupational therapy assistant. She is employed as a certified occupational therapy assistant at Moorhead Public Schools and Essentia Health, Detroit Lakes. She also works part time as a direct care provider for Easter Seals, Fargo.
Geoffrey graduated in 2002 from Fargo North High School, and in 2009 he graduated from Northland Community and Technical College, Thief River Falls, Minn., with a degree in criminal justice. He is a corrections officer at the Clay County Sheriff’s Office, Moorhead, and he also works part time as a police officer for the city of Hawley, Minn.
A Sept. 8 wedding is planned at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, followed by a reception at the Hjemkomst Center, both in Moorhead.