David and Sharon Kirby of Tiffin are announcing the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Renee Kirby, to Benjamin Swallow. He is the son of Larry and Carol Swallow of Salem.
The bride-elect is a 2001 graduate of Columbiana High School, a 2005 graduate of Ohio University and 2009 graduate of Kent State University with a doctorate degree in audiology. She is employed with Phonak Hearing Systems as an audiologist/territory manager.
Her fiance is a 1999 graduate of West Branch High School and a 2004 graduate of Geneva College with a bachelor's degree in accounting and finance. He is employed as a relationship manager for PNC's Private Group in Pittsburgh.
The couple is planning a May 19 wedding at Trinity United Methodist Church in Youngstown.
A reception will follow at The Links in Columbiana.