Thomas and Bernadette Jesko of Salem are announcing the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Amanda Marie Jesko, to Michael William Miles. He is the son of Robert Miles of Salem and the late Julieann Miles.
The bride-elect is a 2002 graduate of Salem High School. She earned a bachelor's degree in early childhood education from the University of Mount Union in 2007. She earned a master's degree in evaluation and measurement from Kent State University in 2010. She is currently a third-grade teacher and a personal trainer in the Akron area.
Her fiance is a 2001 graduate of Salem High School. After graduation, he joined the United States Marine Corp, earning the rank of sergeant. He is currently employed with the Akron Police Department in the Patrol and SWAT divisions.
The couple is planning an Oct. 22 wedding at the Salem Golf Club, with a reception to immediately follow.