Rowan Justine Bickel and Mathew Daniel Barndt, both of Raleigh, N.C., are engaged to be married.
Miss Bickel is the daughter of Steven and Camie Bickel of Altoona.
She is a 2005 graduate of Altoona Area High School, and a 2010 graduate of South Hills School of Business & Technology, State College, with a degree in diagnostic medical sonography.
She is an echocardiographer at Central Harnett Hospital in Lillington, N.C.
Mr. Barndt is the son of Sharon Barndt and Chuck Feighner of Bellefonte.
He is a 2006 graduate of West Branch Area High School in Morrisdale, and a 2008 graduate of South Hills School of Business & Technology, State College, with a degree in computer information sciences.
He is an information systems coordinator at Salix Pharmaceuticals in Raleigh, N.C.
A wedding is being planned for 2014.