Alexis van der Velde and Taylor Geraths announce they are to wed in Bend, Oregon on January 4, 2020.

Alexis is the daughter of Christiaan and Erin van der Velde of Bend, Oregon. She graduated from both Sisters High School and Oregon State University and works 

as a project manager at Tetherow.

Taylor is the son of Richard and Alison Geraths of Sisters, Oregon. The groom is also a Sisters High School graduate and owns and operates a fly-fishing outfit, Taylor Made Outfitters on the Deschutes and Grande Ronde rivers.