Byrne, Hinkel

Jack and Linda Byrne of St. Clairsville announce the engagement of their daughter, Amber Nicole Byrne, to Eric William Hinkel, son of Don Hinkel and Carol Knedgen of Michigan.

The bride-to-be is a 2003 graduate of St. Clairsville High School and 2007 graduate of Ohio University Eastern with a bachelor’s degree in early childhood development and a 2011 graduate of Walden University with a master’s degree in technology. She is employed as the technology teacher for Shadowlawn Elementary School in Naples, Fla.

Her fiance is a 2004 graduate of Milford High School, Mich. and attended Oakland College. He is co-owner/partner of Specialty Surfaces of Naples, Fla.

The couple has planned a Sept.1 beach wedding on Marco Island, Fla.