Jenna Leigh Brinkman of Paola, Kansas, and Ryan Kurtis Shields of Alpena announce their engagement.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of Doug and Sondra Brinkman. The future groom is the son of Kurt and Diane Shields of Alpena.
Jenna received a Doctorate of Pharmacy degree from the St. Louis College of Pharmacy in 2008 and currently works as a hematology/oncology clinical pharmacy specialist at the Pittsburgh VA Hospital.
Ryan is a 2001 graduate of Alpena High School. He received a Doctorate of Pharmacy degree from Ferris State University in 2007. Currently, he is an assistant professor of medicine at the University of Pittsburgh.
The couple will exchange their wedding vows in Pittsburgh, Pa., on June 16, 2012.