Taylor Thompson and Tianyuan “Johnny” Zhang, together with their families, are happy to announce their engagement and upcoming wedding on Jan. 22, 2022, at Victory Road Evangelical Free Church in Norfolk.
Taylor is the daughter of Shanan and Cyndi Thompson of Norfolk. She is a 2015 graduate of Norfolk Senior High School. Taylor attended Grace University and graduated in 2018 with an associate of biblical studies degree. She then attended Peru State College and graduated in 2020 with a bachelor of science degree in elementary education with an endorsement in English as a Second Language (ESL). Taylor is currently employed as a substitute teacher at Norfolk Public Schools.
Tianyuan is the son of Enlai Zhang and Enhui Wang of Taiyuan, Shanxi, China. He is a 2011 graduate of Nebraska Christian Schools in Central City. Tianyuan attended Eastern Nazarene College and graduated in 2015 with a bachelor of science degree in marketing. Tianyuan is currently employed with an overseas company.
Taylor’s grandparents are Steve and Lonna Schroeder of Norfolk, MaryJane Statler of Norfolk and the late Doug Thompson of Newman Grove.
Tianyuan’s grandparents are the late Yibao Zhang and Xiuzhen Yang of Gansu Province, China, and the late Ruoren Wang and Aide Wang of Shanxi Province, China.