Michelle Katherine Harreld and Chad Carl Beatty celebrated their commitment to one another on Sept. 21 in Portland, Oregon, surrounded by family and close friends.
Chad is the son of Paul and Karen Beatty of Muscatine. He is a 2005 graduate of Wilton High School. Chad attended the University of Iowa where he was a three-time National Championship team member for the Hawkeye Wrestling Program. He graduated in 2010 with a BFA in 3D design. Chad is currently an industrial arts teacher as well as head wrestling coach at Forest Grove High School and is an active board member for the Oregon Wrestling Association’s Women’s Division.
Michelle is the daughter of Mark and Laura Harreld of Strawberry Point, Iowa. She is a 2006 graduate of Starmont High School. Michelle earned a bachelor’s of science degree in psychology from the University of Iowa in 2010 and a master’s of science degree in nutrition from the National University of Natural Medicine in Portland in 2015. Michelle currently works as a medical education clinical coordinator for the Institute for Functional Medicine and is an adjunct professor for Portland Community College’s Institute for Health Professionals.
The couple met while attending the University of Iowa and currently reside in Portland with their 10-year-old Boston-Bulldog, Jude.