Tara Koehnen and Derek Schroeder, both of Elko New Market, are pleased to announce their engagement.

Tara is the daughter of Dan and Peg Koehnen of New Prague. She is a 2005 graduate of New Prague High School and earned a bachelor of science degree in economics, finance and political science from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities. She is self-employed as an EMR health care consultant.

Derek is the son of Tom and Sandy Schroeder of Wells. He graduated from United South Central High School in 2000 and earned a degree in sales and management from St. Cloud Technical College. He is employed as a store manager for The Sports Authority.

The couple will be married on May 25, 2013, at the bride’s family home with a reception following at Brackett’s Crossing Country Club in Lakeville.