Chrissie Simpao and Andy Althoff are engaged

Staff reports

Chrissie Simpao and Andy Althoff, both of Waco, Texas are engaged to be wed on May 18, 2010 in Captiva Island, Fla.

Parents of the bride are Caesar and Joy Simpao Rock Island. She is the granddaughter of Shirley and the late Merle Ball of Eliza. Chrissie graduated from Alleman High School, Rock Island and Loras College, Dubuque, Iowa with bachelor of biology. She is currently employed as kindergarten aide in the Midway ISD.

Parents of the groom David and Barbara Althoff of Edgewood, Iowa. Andy graduated from ED-CO High School Edgewood, Iowa and Loras College with bachelor of sports science, Dubuque, Iowa. Andy has a masters in education degree from Valdosta State University Valdosta, Ga. He is employed as associate director of Olympic sports at Baylor University in Waco, Texas.