Mr. and Mrs. Donovan Petersen announce the engagement of their son, Dr. Christian Petersen, to Hope Smith, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Mark Smith of Tilden, Neb.
Christian is a graduate of Blair High School, Wayne State College and UNMC’s College of Dentistry. Through the United States Army, Christian will further his education, receiving a master's degree in oral biology. Hope is a graduate of Elkhorn Valley High School and Wayne State College.
The couple will exchange vows on May 21, 2016, at Ponca State Park. In July, they will relocate to Oahu, Hawaii, and the Fort Shafter Army base.