Mick Hunter and Marian Hunter, both of Garden City, announce the engagement of their daughter, McKenzie Leanne Hunter, to Robert Ryan Hokanson, the son of Mike and Denise Hokanson of Omaha, Neb.

The bride-to-be recently received a bachelor's degree in social work from Creighton University. She is pursuing a career in photography.

Her fiancee recently graduated with his second bachelor's degree in technical theatre at the University of Omaha in Nebraska. He recently accepted the position of master carpenter for The Rose children's theatre in Omaha.

The couple met while working as carpenters for the Nebraska Shakespeare Festival in 2009.

They plan to marry Oct. 12, 2012, at the Lied Lodge in Nebraska City, Neb.