Mark and Michelle Dryer of Salina announce the engagement of their daughter, Cori, to Mitch Ford. He is the son of John and Julie Ford of Topeka.

The bride-to-be graduated from Salina High School and attended Washburn University, pursuing a bachelor's degree in nursing.

She is employed at Stormont Vail Hospital Emergency Room.

Her fiancé graduated from Garden City High School and from KAW Technical School with certification in cabinet and millwork. He is manager of Jeff Boyer Cabinet Shop.

They plan to marry May 25, 2013, at Christ Lutheran Church in Topeka.