Schubert is a 2004 graduate of Perryville High School. She received a bachelor of science degree in biology in 2007 and a master of natural science in 2010 from Southeast Missouri State University. She is a high school science teacher with Scott County Central School District.
Knuth is a 1998 graduate of University High School in Normal, Ill. He received a bachelor of science degree in zoology in 2002 and a master of science in fisheries in 2007 from Southern Illinois University. He is a fisheries management biologist with Missouri Department of Conservation in Cape Girardeau.
A May 18, 2013, wedding is planned at Schubert's family's vineyard.