Vanessa is a graduate of Nashoba Regional High School, Bolton, Mass; and a 2002 graduate of Dartmouth College with a bachelor's degree in government. She is a serving as policy director and deputy administrative assistant for Senator Judd Gregg of New Hampshire in Washington, D.C.
Chip is a graduate of Clay City High School and a 1996 graduate of Indiana State University with a bachelor's degree in geography. He is serving as executive assistant for Senator Richard G. Lugar of Indiana in Washington, D.C.
The couple will reside in Washington, D.C.
A wedding reception will be held in Clay City later this summer for Chip and Vanessa.