Wherley is a 2008 graduate of Ozark High School. She expects to receive a degree in magazine journalism and sociology from the University of Missouri-Columbia in 2012.
Koenig is a 2008 graduate of Jackson High School. He expects to receive a degree in cell and molecular biology from Southeast Missouri State University in 2012.
A June 9, 2012, wedding is planned at Cherry Hill Event Center in Columbia.