Liz Krava of Minneapolis, daughter of Dick and Lenore Krava of New Prague, and Eric Alward of Minneapolis, son of Dr. Peter and Kelly Alward of Moline, IL, announce their engagement.

Liz graduated from New Prague High School in 2004 and St. Cloud State University in St. Cloud with a bachelor of arts in Communications Studies. She currently works for a local hedge fund in Minneapolis.

Eric graduated from Moline High School in 2005 and with a bachelor of arts in Fine Arts from Monmouth College in Monmouth IL, and a masters in Landscape Architecture from the University of Minnesota. He currently works as a Landscape Designer for a Minneapolis design and build firm.

An October 8, 2016 wedding will be held in Farmington.