Lauren Nichole Hurm of Bellwood and Matthew Ryan Hershey of Altoona are engaged to be married.
Miss Hurm is the daughter of Robert and Tina Hurm of Bellwood.
She is a 2006 graduate of Bellwood-Antis High School and a 2012 graduate of Penn State Altoona with a bachelor's degree in human development and family studies.
She is an adoption worker at KidsPeace, Duncansville.
Mr. Hershey is the son of Cynthia Hershey of Hollidaysburg and Paul Hershey of Bayou Vista, Texas.
He is a 2004 graduate of Altoona Area High School and a 2010 graduate of Mount Aloysius College, Cresson, with a bachelor's degree in business administration.
He is a facilities manager at Altoona Railroaders Memorial Museum and Horseshoe Curve.
An April 26 wedding is being planned in Riviera Maya, Mexico.