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.