Amanda Smith to exchange vows with Thomas Christy

Roy and Shelly Smith of Salem are announcing the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Amanda Smith, to Thomas Christy. He is the son of Bob and Deb Christy of Alvada.

The bride-elect, a 2009 graduate of West Branch High School, graduated from The Ohio State University in 2013 with a bachelor’s degree in agricultural, environmental and development economics. She is employed as a grain merchandiser at Consolidated Grain & Barge in Cincinnati.

Her fiance is a 2009 graduate of Carey High School and received a bachelor’s degree in agricultural systems management from The Ohio State University in 2012. He is employed as a dealership management associate at Evolution Ag, LLC in Upper Sandusky.

The couple’s wedding will be held July 19 in Damascus.