THE VILLAGES, Fla. — Dr. and Mrs. David Stephenson announce the engagement of their daughter, Laura Elizabeth, to Matthew Brandon Kind, son of Randy and Debbie Kind, Johnson City, Tenn.
The bride-elect is a graduate of Science Hill High School; and a graduate of East Tennessee State University, where she received a bachelor’s degree in biology. She is a student at Bill Gatton College of Pharmacy.
She is a granddaughter of Robert and Eileen Hansel, Cincinnati, Ohio; Thelma Stephenson, Richmond, Va.; and the late T.D. Stephenson.
Her fiancé is a graduate of Science Hill High School, and is a student at East Tennessee State University. He is employed by Science Hill High School as head soccer coach and is a coach for East Tennessee Soccer Federation.
He is a grandson of Earlean L. Kind, Johnson City; the late William R. Kind Jr.; and the late Kenneth C. and Lydia R. Dunn.
The couple plan a wedding for summer 2012.