The engagement and upcoming wedding of Jamie Catherine Fiest and Craig Charles Giesy are being announced by the couple and their families.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Daniel Fiest of Lake Milton and Ann Fiest of Girard. Parents of the groom-elect are Mark and Jodie Giesy of Bristolville.
Miss Fiest is a 2004 graduate of Girard High School. In 2008, she graduated summa cum laude from Youngstown State University with a bachelor's degree in early childhood education and earned her master's degree in educational curriculum from YSU in 2010. She is a third-grade teacher at Maplewood Elementary School.
Mr. Giesy is a 2003 graduate of Bristol High School. He graduated from Malone University in 2007 with a bachelor's degree in middle school education and is pursuing a master's degree in educational technology through Boise State University. He is a fourth-grade math teacher at Newton Falls Middle School. He is also the varsity boys' basketball coach at Bristol High School.
The couple will be united in marriage at a wedding ceremony to be held Aug. 4, 2012, at Julia's Bed and Breakfast in Hubbard. Invitations will be issued for the ceremony and a reception to follow.