OTTUMWA — Cara Kjergaard and Aaron Heffernan, both of Urbandale, announce their engagement.
Their parents are Holly Kjergaard of Audubon, the late Stanley Kjergaard, Michael Heffernan of Ottumwa and Kim Schreiner of Ottumwa.
She is a 2009 graduate of Audubon High School and a 2013 graduate of Iowa State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in elementary education. She is currently employed as a substitute teacher in the Des Moines Public Schools.
He is a 2004 graduate of Ottumwa High School and a 2008 graduate of Central College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in exercise science health promotion. He is also a 2010 graduate of the University of Iowa with a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree. He is currently employed as a physical therapist at Unity Point Clinic in Urbandale.
A May 2014 wedding is planned.