Kelsey Hayes, formerly of Ottawa, IL, and Jackson Gardner, formerly of Hoffman Estates, IL, will be married on September 8, 2018 at 5:30 pm. The wedding will be at Bridges of Poplar Creek in Hoffman Estates with a reception to follow. Kelsey is the daughter of Bonnie & David (Casey) Hayes of Ottawa and the granddaughter of Marshall Hayes of Malta, IL. Jackson is the son of Bruce & Laura Gardner of Hoffman Estates and the grandson of Gloria Mansfield. Kelsey is a 2012 graduate of Ottawa Township High School, IVCC-Certified Nurses Aid in 2011 and a 2016 graduate of Illinois State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Therapeutic Recreation. She is currently working at Rush Copley Medical Center as a Recreational Therapist. Jackson is a 2010 graduate of William Fremd High School and a 2014 graduate of Illinois State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Insurance & Risk Management. He is currently working at Liberty Mutual Insurance as a Senior Underwriter.