The engagement of Danita Marie Brown of West Lafayette, Ind., the daughter of Harold and Eleta Brown Sr. of Kent, to John Allen Young II of Fenton, Mo., the son of John and Elizabeth Young of Lafayette, Ind., is announced.
The bride-elect is a 1993 graduate of Theodore Roosevelt High School in Kent.
She earned a bachelor's degree in psychology and sociology in 1997 from Kent State University, a master's in community counseling in 2001 from Loyola University Chicago, and a doctorate in higher education in 2007 from Ohio University.
She is the dean of students at Purdue University.
Her fiancé is a 1990 graduate of McCutcheon High School in Lafayette and a 1994 graduate of Greenville College in Illinois.
He is employed with the Social Security Administration in Fenton.
A June 29 wedding is planned at the Sheraton Hotel Indianapolis at Keystone Crossing in Indiana.