Hood is a 1999 graduate of Central High School. She received a bachelor's degree in liberal arts from Southeast Missouri State University in 2004, and is attending graduate school at the University of Missouri-St. Louis. She is employed by the Petersen family in Ladue, Mo.
Reckamp is a 1998 graduate of Vianney High School. He received a bachelor of science degree in business administration-finance from Truman State University in 2002. He is a bank examiner with the Federal Reserve Bank.
A May 24 wedding is planned at St. Gabriel's Church in St. Louis.