Michael is the son of Philip and Mary Walter of Centerville. He graduated from Viewmont High School, class of 2006 and Brigham Young University in December 2013 with a degree in advertising. Michael served in the Germany Frankfurt Mission.
Carson is the daughter of Mark McKinlay and Laurie Haynie. She was raised in Chicago, Ill., and her parents currently reside in Omaha, Neb. Carson graduated from Brigham Young University in April 2013 with a degree in broadcast journalism and has been employed at KUTV as a producer.
Following a honeymoon to Hawaii, they have made their home in New York City. Michael is employed by Sprinklr Social Media Management and Carson will pursue a career in broadcasting.