Monte and Laura Pearson, Trout Lake, announce the engagement of their son Travis to Karissa Hazen, daughter of Doug and Ruth Hazen, Damascus, Ore.
She was home schooled and graduated from Clackamas Community College with an associate degree in 2002. She is currently working on her bachelor degree in elementary education at Western Oregon University.
The future groom graduated from Trout Lake High School in 1997, and then attended Clark Community College where he received an associate degree in diesel tech in 1999. He currently is working on Mountain Laurel Jerseys Organic Dairy in Trout Lake as assistant manager.
The couple plan to be married in Trout Lake on July 17.