David and Laura Gangstad of Zionsville, announce the engagement of their daughter, Hillary Gangstad of Charleston, S. C., to Matt Harris of LaPorte. He is the son of Mark and Judy Harris of LaPorte.
The bride-to-be is a 2003 graduate Zionsville Community High School. She graduated from Purdue University with a degree in health sciences in 2007, became certified in clinical laboratory sciences in 2008 through Clarian Health of Indianapolis and now works in Charleston, S.C. as a medical technologist of a Veterans’ Hospital.
The groom graduated from Michigan City High School in 2003. He graduated from Butler University with a bachelor’s degree in music percussion performance in 2007 and graduated from Arizona State University with a master’s degree in music percussion performance in 2009. He has been performing professionally on cruise ships since August 2009 and will begin teaching percussion and performing in Indianapolis.
The couple plans a Sept. 18, 2010, wedding at Noel Sanctuary with the Rev. Glenn McDonald officiating.