Sarah Micke and Joe Shelerud, both of St. Paul, Minn., announce their engagement. The couple plans to marry Saturday, July 23, 2011, at Gale Woods Farm in Minnetrista, Minn.
Parents of the couple are Gary and Tina Micke of Cloquet, Minn., and Tom and Sue Shelerud of Esko, Minn.
The bride-to-be received a bachelor's degree in marketing from the University of Minnesota Duluth and is currently pursuing a nursing degree at Minneapolis Community and Technical College. She is employed as a business administrator for Swervo Development in Minneapolis, Minn.
The future groom received a bachelor's degree in chemical engineering at the University of Minnesota and is currently pursuing a MBA at Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota. He is employed as a chemical engineer at Flint Hills Resources in Pine Bend, Minn.