POLAND -- Thomas and Carolyn Nardella, 2371 Lyon Blvd., announce the engagement of their daughter, Krista Nardella of the same address, to Matthew James White, 3451 Bentwillow Ave., Austintown.
Parents of the future groom are M. Jean White, 4016 Rosemont Road, and Mervin White, 3889 Bailey Road, both of North Jackson.
Miss Nardella graduated from Youngstown State University with a bachelor's degree in English and linguistics and a master's in English, both with magna cum laude honors. She is the marketing coordinator with Armstrong Cable Services, North Lima.
Mr. White earned a bachelor's degree in accounting and a master of business administration degree at YSU. A certified public accountant, he is director of budget for Humility of Mary Health Partners, Youngstown.
The couple will exchange vows during an open ceremony planned for 2 p.m. Sept. 8 at St. Nicholas Church, Struthers. Invitations will be extended for an evening reception at St. Nicholas Hall, also in Struthers.