Murphy, Barbina

MR. & MRS. Kenneth Barbina announce the engagement of their son, Kenneth Allen, to Emily Elizabeth Murphy, daughter of the late Hendrika and Charles Murphy.

The bride-elect is a 2002 graduate of Texas State University with a bachelor’s degree in marketing and management. She is the managing partner of Coal Diamond LLC, a boutique business consulting firm in New York City, as well as Senior Vice President of Marketing and Sales at BP Real Estate Advisors LLC.

Her fiance is a graduate of Union Local High School, The Ohio State University and Suffolk Law School in Boston. He is currently the general counsel at Rizzo Group in New York City, as well as managing partner of BP Real Estate Advisors LLC and principle of Coal Diamond LLC.

A March 15 wedding will be held at The Santa Barbara Beach and Golf Resort in Curacao.