RYAN AND Vicky Tarkington of Forest Grove, Ore. announce the engagement of their daughter, Amanda, to Evan Taylor, son of Kim and Jan Taylor of Wellsville, formerly of Bellaire.
The bride-to-be is a 2005 graduate of Forest Grove High School and is pursuing her bachelor’s degree in science and nursing at Portland Community College. She is currently a health unit coordinator at St. Vincent Providence Hospital, Portland, Ore.
Her fiance is a 2002 graduate of Bellaire High School and a 2005 graduate of DeVry University in Columbus, with a bachelor’s degree in electronics engineering. He is currently working at Intel Corporation, Hillsboro, Ore. as a sustaining specialist.
A June 2014 wedding is planned in Forest Grove, Ore.