The engagement of Kristin Ayers and Gregory Fennell, both of Chicago, has been announced by her parents.
The bride-to-be is a daughter of Teresa Ayers and Kent Ayers of Fowler, Ill. She graduated from Liberty (Ill.) High School in 2006 and from Lake Forest (Ill.) College in 2010 with a bachelor's degree in communication and a bachelor's degree in music. Miss Ayers is an operations associate at Rush Logistics.
The prospective bridegroom is a son of Margaret Fennell and Jerome Fennell of Chillicothe, Ill. He graduated from Illinois Valley Central High School in Chillicothe in 2000 and from Bradley University in Peoria, Ill., in 2004 with a bachelor's degree in communications, radio/TV. Mr. Fennell is a senior inside solution architect at CDW.
The couple will be married Sept. 23, 2018, at LaJolla, Calif.