On May 20, 2017, Elliott John Hanneman and Shannon Nicole Taylor of Ames, Iowa, were married at the Scottish Rite Consistory in Des Moines, Iowa. Maid of honor: Shelby Randolph of Ankeny, Iowa; Bridesmaids: Michaela Gibson of Cherokee, Iowa, Emily Battles and Kay Harper both of Ames. Best man: Derek Frenzel ; Groomsmen: Erik Petersen, Kyosuke Oda of Silver Spring, Maryland, Tyler Kleinwolterink of Ames, Bobby Crowe III of Lithonia, Georgia . Readers for the service were Laura Wynn, sister of the groom, and Sean Taylor of Ames, brother of the bride. Price Comstock of Omaha, friend of the couple, was the officiant.
Shannon is the daughter of Bill and Helen Taylor of Ames and Elliott is the son of Gail and Susan Hanneman. The couple lives in Ankeny, and both work for Principal Financial Group in Des Moines, Shannon as a quality assurance analyst and Elliott as an information technology systems analyst.