The bride-elect is the daughter of Cindy Lowdermilk and the late Darrell Lowdermilk. Emily is a 2005 graduate of Clay City High School and is currently attending Indiana State University, working toward a double major in Accounting and Financial Services with a minor in Forensic Accounting. She is planning on graduating in December 2009.
Ryan is the son of Larry and Cheryl Hodge, Ellettsville. He is a 2004 graduate of The Indiana Academy for Science, Mathematics and Humanities and a May 2008 graduate of Rose Hulman Institute of Technology with a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering. He is currently working working on his Master of Science degree at Rose Hulman, expecting to graduate in December 2009.