Carissa Destiny Ballard and Matthew David Untiedt were married at the First Presbyterian Church in Cedar Rapids on June 1, 2013. The reception was held at the Cedar Rapids Marriott.
Carissa is the daughter of Jeff and Tammy Tronvold of Fairfax, and Todd Ballard of Marengo. Carissa is the granddaughter of Gary and Kay McMann of Marengo, Richard and Carole Ballard of Marengo, Paul and Lisa Schneekloth of Amana, Lynn Tronvold of Cedar Rapids, and Carlton and Marjorie Tronvold of Bonita Springs, FL.
Matthew is the son of David and Sheryll Untiedt of Shueyville. He is the grandson of Martha Untiedt of Clutier.
Carissa, a 2008 graduate of Prairie High School, received her elementary education degree from the University of Iowa this May. She is currently substitute teaching in the Cedar Rapids and Iowa City areas. Matthew, a 2007 graduate of Prairie High School, received his bachelor's in marketing at the University of Iowa in 2011. He is an Assistant Store Leader at Scheels in Coralville.
The newlyweds honeymooned at an all-inclusive resort in Riviera Maya, Mexico following their wedding, and now reside in Iowa City with their cat Lola.