Bachmann is a 2005 graduate of Perryville High School. She received a bachelor's degree in psychology from Southeast Missouri State University in 2008, and plans to attend Southern Illinois University School of Law in Carbondale this fall. She is a coach at Ultimate Gymnastics and Activities in Carbondale.
Lorenz is a 2005 graduate of Perryville High School. He received an associate degree in transfer studies from Meramec Community College, and expects to receive a bachelor's degree in wildlife conservation biology from Southeast University in May. He is an intern with Missouri Department of Conservation in Cape Girardeau.
A June 2 wedding is planned in Myrtle Beach, S.C.