Katie Dierker and Frantz Paulus were united in marriage Dec. 21, 2015, with a civil ceremony in Paris, France, followed by a religious celebration July 23, 2016, in Chicago.

Katie is the daughter of Lendell (late) and Jane Dierker, of Forest City, Ill., and Frantz is the son of Michèle and Bob Gilabert-Olive of St. Georges de Luzencon, France, and Pierre and Sylvie Paulus of Montpellier, France.

The ceremony took place at Rockefeller Chapel on the University of Chicago campus. Pastor Kerry Frantz from Grace Presbyterian Church in Peoria officiated the ceremony.

The bride is a 2003 graduate of the University of Illinois. The groom is a 1998 graduate of Neoma Business School in Reims, France. Both graduated from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business in 2011.

Katie works in marketing for John Deere Company and Frantz is an investor for Kartesia Advisors.

The couple resides in Europe.