Originally Published: October 20, 2013 6 a.m.
Laura Wilm and John Polk announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.
Laura is the daughter of Michael and Monica Wilm of Minneapolis, Minn. She graduated from Arizona State University Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication in 2007 with a bachelor's degree in broadcast journalism. She obtained her master of business administration from the University of Phoenix in 2009, and is currently earning her doctorate of management in organizational leadership as a candidate to graduate in 2015. She is employed at the Apollo Group in Phoenix as a manager.
John is the son of Thomas and Sheila Polk of Prescott, Ariz. He graduated from The Colorado College in 2007 with a bachelor's degree in economics. He also obtained his juris doctorate from the University of Denver Sturm College of Law in 2010 and his master of laws in taxation from the University of Denver Graduate Tax Program in 2012. He is employed at Traders Accounting in Phoenix as general counsel. He serves on the board of directors of Traders Accounting. He also operates his own legal practice specializing in estate planning and income tax.
The wedding will take place at the Phoenix Art Museum on Nov. 9, 2013.
The couple plans to reside in Phoenix.