Bill and Lorri McBrayer of Washington, W.Va., announce the engagement of their son, William Mitchell, to Amy Louise Burt, daughter of Lloyd and Paula Burt of Salem, Ohio.
The prospective bridegroom is a 2008 graduate of Parkersburg South High School and a 2013 summa cum laude graduate of West Virginia University, with bachelor's degrees in mining engineering and civil engineering. He was a founding member of the West Virginia University mine rescue team. He is employed by Cloud Peak Energy as a long-range planning engineer at their corporate office in Gillette, Wy.
The bride-to-be is a 2008 graduate of West Branch High School and a 2012 graduate of West Virginia University, with bachelor's degrees in mining engineering and agribusiness management and rural development. She was a member of the Order of Augusta and an Outstanding Senior. She is employed as a mine engineer at Eagle Butte Mine for Alpha Natural Resources in Gillette, Wy.
A wedding is planned for Aug. 31 at Pine Lake Christian Church in Sebring, Ohio.