Olivia Carroll Hefner and Dylan S. Reeder announce their engagement

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Suzanne Hefner of Parkersburg, and James Carroll of Lynchburg, Va.

She is the granddaughter of John and JoAnn Hefner of Parkersburg, Dottie Carroll of Lewisburg, W.Va., and the late James Carroll. She is a 2009 graduate of Parkersburg High School. She received a bachelor’s degree in business administration from West Virginia University at Parkersburg. She owns a wedding photography business, Liv Hefner Photography, and is a photography instructor at WVU-Parkersburg.

The prospective bridegroom is the son of Michelle Lyons of Parkersburg, Dino Lyons of Parkersburg and Kevin Reeder of Myrtle Beach, S.C.

He is the grandson of Richard Oesterle and the late Sondra Oesterle of Slate, W.Va., Bernard and Teresa Lyons of Vienna, Roberta Reeder of Reno and Bill Reeder of Parkersburg.

He is a 2010 graduate of Parkersburg High School and is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in petroleum engineering at Marietta College.

A wedding is planned for May 3, 2014, at a private residence.

The couple will reside in Parkersburg.