K. McGowan, J. Braho

WELLSBURG — Charles and Laura McGowan of Wellsburg announce the engagement of their daughter, Katelyn Nicole, to Joseph Michael Braho, the son of Gerald and Michelina Braho of

The bride-to-be is a 2011 graduate of Brooke High School and a 2015 graduate of West Virginia University with a bachelor’s degree in child development and family studies. She is in her master’s program at Ball State University studying applied behavior analysis and autism. She is an associate behavior specialist at Augusta Levy Learning Center.

Her fiance is a 2011 graduate of Joseph Badger High School and a 2014 graduate of the Southeast Lineman Training Center. He is employed at American Electric Power as a line mechanic.

Their wedding is set for June in Wellsburg.