Announcement is being made of the engagement and forthcoming marriage of Kelsey Jean Marie Brooks and Nicholas Andrew Hawkins.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Mark and Tamala Brooks of Columbiana. A 2006 graduate of South Range High School, she earned a bachelor's degree in merchandising management from the Bradford School in 2009. She is employed at Caprice Health Care Center.
Her fiance is the son of Lee and Polly Hawkins of Berlin Center. He is a 2005 graduate of Western Reserve High School and a student at Youngstown State University studying for a bachelor's degree in public health. He is employed at Fresenius Medical Care.
The couple is planning a May 27 wedding at the home of Ralph and Jean Coblentz in Columbiana. A private reception will follow at The Georgetown in Boardman.