Paige Shepard and Shawn Hankinson get engaged

By Lucie Willsie

March 30, 2014

Steve and Jill Shepard, of Mount Airy, announce the engagement of their daughter, Paige Elizabeth Shepard, of Raleigh, to Shawn Joseph Hankinson, of Raleigh.

The bride-elect’s grandparent is Lucy Bryant.

She graduated from East Carolina University in 2002. She graduated with a master’s of education in elementary education from East Carolina University in 2007. She became a National Board Certified Teacher in 2012. She works at the Wake County Public School System as a second grade teacher.

The groom-elect’s parents are Lisa Jackson, of Topsail Beach, and Todd Hankinson, of Petersburg, Ohio. He graduated from the University of Toledo in 2006. He received a master’s in business administration from Chadron College in 2012. He works at Ingersol Rand.

The couple plans to marry on Oct. 4, 2014, at Round Peak Vineyard.