Meghan Roberson of Lincoln, Ill., and Aaron Sommers of Albany, announced their engagement Sunday, Oct. 8, at Congaree Swamp National Monument near Columbia, S.C.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of Rick and Pati Roberson of Gresham.
She is a 2001 Gresham High School graduate and a 2005 graduate Wells College in Aurora, N.Y. She is employed as a teacher's aide in a Montessori school.
The groom-to-be is the son of James and Linda Sommers of Albany.
He is a 2001 graduate of West Albany High School and a 2006 graduate of Cornell University. He is employed as a language researcher.
The couple plans to be married on Aug. 11, 2007, in Portland.