Keith and Angie Johnson of Gallipolis are pleased to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Kayla Marie Johnson of Lexington, Ky., to Bradly Arthur Bader of Lexington, Ky., son of Tim and Nicki Bader of Winfield, W.Va.
The future bride is a 2008 graduate of River Valley High School and class valedictorian and a 2012 triple-major graduate of Marshal University earning her Bachelor of Arts degrees in English, French and Secondary Education. She is currently enrolled as a master’s degree student at the University of Kentucky in Education Policy Studies and Evaluation.
Kayla is employed as a graduate assistant at the UK Department of Academic Enhancement.
The future groom is a 2002 graduate of Winfield High School. He attended Marshall University where he earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Print Journalism, graduating in 2007, and a Master’s Degree in Adult and Technical Education in 2009.
The couple met at a Marshall University football game in 2009.
A summer wedding is being planned and will be held at the Marshall University Foundation Hall in Huntington, W.Va., on July 13, 2013, at a time to be announced.