ST. PAUL - Mara Ann Brandsoy and Chad David Schwager announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.
Parents of the couple are Portia and Dale Brandsoy of Blue Earth, and David and Dee Dee Schwager of Northfield.
Mara went to high school at Blue Earth Area and graduated from St. Catherine's University in 1999. She is currently employed as an occupational therapy manager for IMPACT Physical Medicine and Aquatic Center in St. Paul.
Chad graduated from Martin County West High School and Riverland Community College in 2002. He is currently employed as director of service operations for Checkview Corporation in Chanhassen.
A Sept. 13 wedding is planned at the James J. Hill Library in St. Paul.