Ellen Catherine Ginn and Andrew Michael Bennett, together with their families, are announcing their engagement and upcoming marriage.

The bride-elect is the daughter of Stanley and Lisa Ginn of Goldsboro, N.C. Parents of the groom-elect are David and Pamela Bennett of Champion.

Miss Ginn graduated from Johnston Community College in Smithfield, N.C., with a degree in cosmetology. She is employed as an established stylist with Mystiques Salon in Goldsboro.

Mr. Bennett has served with the United States Air Force for the past 11 years. Staff Sgt. Bennett is stationed at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base in Goldsboro while pursuing a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice.

The couple will be united in marriage during a wedding ceremony to be held April 27, 2013, at Hinnant Vineyard in Selma, N.C. Invitations will be issued for the ceremony and reception to follow.