Northwest NEWS

August 2, 1999



Wedding: Gassner - Schott

   Jessica Lea Gassner and Geoffery Thomas Schott were married on the evening of June 26 at the Preston Baptist Church in Preston.

   Jessica, the daughter of Steven and Gayle Gassner of Salem, Oregon, graduated from Sprague High School in Salem in 1989 and from Oregon State University in 1994 with a bachelor of arts degree in liberal studies. She recently completed nine years with Nordstrom, most recently as the Northwest accessories buyer for stores in five states.

   Geoff, the son of Ann Neel of Woodinville and Thomas Schott of Redlands, California, graduated from Woodinville High School in 1989. In 1994, he graduated from Washington State University's honors program with a bachelor's degree in political science and a second major in French. In May 1999, he received his MBA with an emphasis in sports marketing from the University of Oregon.

   Members of the wedding party who are also WHS graduates included Matthew Schott, class of 1991, and Daniel Leonard, class of 1989.

   The couple will live in Dallas, Texas, where Geoff has accepted a position as promotions manager with GMR*Works, a sports marketing firm.