Emily Brandt and Tim Biederman were united in marriage on May 31, 2014 at the Dysart United Methodist Church. Emily is the daughter of Tom and Pam Brandt of Dysart and Tim is the son of Marjean and the late Phil Biederman of Osage. The ceremony was officiated by Reverend Linda M. Butler. Serving as maid of honor was Emily's sister, Lacey. Bridesmaids were: Lauren Powell, Ashley Quint, Tiffany Hach, Briar Bennett, Jessica Brandt, and Haley Flores, all childhood friends of the bride. The best man was Tim's best friend Nathan Johnson. Groomsmen included the groom's brothers, Andrew Biederman, Thomas Biederman, and Matthew Biederman, as well as Mark Gisleson, Kyle Kappmeyer, and Kyle Rhinehart, friends of the groom. A reception followed at the Dysart Community Building. Ushers were the bride's younger brothers Will and Dillon Brandt, as well as the groom's cousin John Hubbard. Emily's personal attendant was Breanna Saunders, a friend of the couple.
The couple met as freshman at the University of Northern Iowa in 2009 and both graduated with Bachelor's degrees in December 2013. Tim is a CNC Programmer for Viking Pump in Cedar Falls and after successfully completing her student teaching experience at North Tama County Community High School in the fall of 2013, Emily has an English teaching degree and has been substituting for surrounding school districts. After enjoying a relaxing honeymoon in St. Lucia, Tim and Emily now reside in Cedar Falls.