Tamara is the daughter of Marcia and Dave Howell and Don and Shirley Hawkes, all of Pocatello. She graduated from Highland High in Pocatello and attended ISU and BYU Idaho for one year. She is employed at Oasis Life Sciences in customer care.
Brandon graduated from Viewmont High and served in the Richmond, Va., mission. He is owner operator of Customer Home Furnishings in Wash-ington, selling furniture, beds and hot tubs.
Following a honeymoon to Hawaii, they will make their home in Washington.