Lori (Huneke) and Mike Zappa of Elk River are proud to announce the marriage of their daughter Nicole Zappa to Alexander Kelsen, son of Jeff and Kate Kelsen of Marcellus, New York.
The couple was wed April 30, 2016 at the Chapel of St. Thomas Aquinas in St. Paul, Minnesota.
Nicole attended St. Andrew’s Catholic school and graduated from Elk River High School in 2003. Thereafter, she graduated from the College of Saint Benedict in 2007 with a degree in theology. She then completed medical school at Des Moines University in 2011 where she earned her Doctor of Osteopathy and Master of Healthcare Administration degrees. Nicole completed her orthopedic surgery residency this year and will go on to a one-year fellowship in foot and ankle surgery.
Alexander is from Skaneateles, New York. He graduated from Skaneateles High School and earned a degree in mechanical engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.