meredith and josh wedding date: july 6, 2007


Meredith is the daughter of Tom and Sarah Higgins who currently reside in Trinity, North Carolina. She is the younger sister of Jeff who lives in Fair Oaks Ranch, Texas with his wife, Amy, and their three kids, Holly, Reid and Ryan. Meredith was born in California, but grew up in San Antonio, Texas. She attended The University of Texas at Austin where she received a degree in Elementary Education. Meredith has spent the years after college traveling and working in many different areas. She was the Youth Director on a Cruise Ship out of Florida, worked in sales in Austin and spent time in New York City auditioning for musical theater and television. Getting back to her teaching roots, Meredith then started with Sylvan Learning Center in Minnesota as a part-time teacher. After moving to Orlando, she furthered her career with Sylvan as a Director of Education, Center Director and District Education Manager. Last year, she was promoted to District Manager. She now manages seven centers in the Atlanta market. Meredith loves spending time with her family, watching reality TV and shopping.


Josh is native of Siloam Springs, Arkansas. His parents are Jim and Barbara. Jim is the pastor of Sager Creek Community Church, and Barbara recently sold her business and spends time taking care of the first granddaughter Elenna. Josh has two sisters Julie and Jonna. Julie is the older and mother to Elenna. Jonna, the younger, resides in Dallas, TX. Josh holds a BSBA from the University of Arkansas and is an avid Razorback football fan. He is an avid Corvette enthusiast and loves anything having to do with water or the ocean (surfing, lifeguarding, waterparks, etc.). He has spent the last 6 years living in Florida. After spending 17 years in the watepark industry, Josh has spent the last two and half years working for Pulte Homes corporation. He will be seeking a new career in Atlanta.