Tom and Pat Ryan, Johnson, announce the engagement of their daughter, Jennifer Ryan, Johnson, to Bill Newton, Lawrence.
The future bride graduated from Stanton County High School in Johnson. She earned a bachelor's degree and master's degree from Kansas University. She is employed by B.A.B.I.E.S. Early Intervention program in Winston-Salem, N.C.
The future groom is the son of Bob and Pat Newton, Lawrence. He graduated from Lawrence High School and earned a bachelor's degree from Kansas University. He is an assistant media relations director at Wake Forest University.
The couple plan an April 28 wedding at Corpus Christi Catholic Church, Lawrence.