Kristen Robben and Ryan Heffel were married May 30, 2009, at Aspen Lodge, Estes Park, Colo., with Pastor Dick Glasgow officiating.

Parents of the couple are Jim and Crystal Robben, Victoria, and David and Ruth Heffel, Hays.

The bride was escorted by her father.

Honor attendant was Andrea Motta, sister of the bride. Attendants were Bethany Stadalman, Sarah Smith, and Christina Jamison, all friends of the bride.

Best man was Gabe Jamison, friend of the groom. Groomsmen were James Haag, friend of the groom, Chase Rogers, cousin of the groom and Jason Robben, brother of the bride.

Ushers were Brandon Stecklein and Kevin Wasinger. Flower girls were Hannah and Keeli Wilson. Ringbearer was Cade Becker.

The bride is a 2003 graduate of Victoria High School, a 2007 graduate of University of Kansas, and is attending University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, and plans to graduate in May with a doctorate in physical therapy. She works part-time at Lawrence Therapy Services and is a full-time graduate student.

The bridegroom is a 2000 graduate of Hays High School and attended Fort Hays State University until 2008. He transferred to the University of Kansas to complete a chemistry degree and plans to attend pharmacy school. He is a full-time student and works part-time at Animal Clinical of Kaw Valley.

Following a wedding trip to St. Lucia, the newlyweds are at home in Lawrence.