Kathryn Strider of Jefferson City, Mo., and James William “Bill” Strider of Gaithersburg announce the engagement of their daughter, Erin Elizabeth Strider, to Andrew Kenneth Roynestad, son of Kenneth and Linda Roynestad of Gaithersburg.
The bride-to-be is a 1998 graduate of Gaithersburg High School. She works for Secore & Niedzialek, PC, an accounting firm in Phoenix, Ariz.
The prospective groom is a 1999 graduate of Gaithersburg High School and a 2003 graduate of Ohio Wesleyan University. He is a project manager for Wilmington Trust Retirement and Institutional Services in Phoenix, Ariz.
An October 2013 wedding in Florence, Ariz., is planned.