Kristen attended the University of Texas-Austin and is a graduate from the Victoria College Nursing Program. She is a registered nurse employed by North Central Baptist Hospital in San Antonio in the Newborn Nursery Department. Kristen is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Billy J. Perkins of Karnes City and Mr. and Mrs. Adrian Niestroy of Hobson and the late Lambert Pieprzyca.
Jeremy holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Kinesiology from Sam Houston State University and graduated from the Blinn College PTA program with a Physical Therapist Assistant degree. He is employed by Non-Surgical Center of Texas in San Antonio as a physical therapist assistant. Jeremy is the grandson of Mr. Elmer Merklinger and the late Betty Schmidt Merklinger and Violet Campbell Gilbert and the late James Lenord Gilbert.
The wedding will take place Sept. 7 at the Kendall Plantation in Boerne.