Kristen Boyk and Bradley Smith, both of Grand Rapids, announce their engagement.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of Jacinta Boyk of Alpena and the late John Boyk. Her fiance is the son of Deborah Smith of Alpena and the late William Smith.
Kristen is a 2004 graduate of Alpena High School, a 2009 graduate of Central Michigan University and will graduate next July from the University of Phoenix master's program. She is employed by University of Phoenix. Bradley is a 1999 graduate of Alpena High School and attended Alpena Community College and Mid Michigan College. He is employed by Village Motor Sports.
The couple will exchange their wedding vows Nov. 12, 2011, in Lowell.