The future bride is an Oskaloosa High School graduate. She attends the University of Missouri-Kansas City where she is studying to become a dentist.
The future groom is the son of Frank and Mary Gale, Colona, Ill. He is a graduate of United Township High School, East Moline, Ill., and Xavier University, Cincinnati. He earned a bachelor's degree in communications and is pursuing a master's degree in sports management at the University of Missouri-Kansas City.
The couple plan a May 25, 2002, wedding in Kansas City.