Heather Haynes and Nathanael Long are announcing their engagement and upcoming marriage. She is residing in Falls Church, Va. and he is currently deployed in Afghanistan.
She is the daughter of William and Diana Haynes of Canal Winchester, Ohio, and Elaine Haynes of Gahanna, Ohio.
The bride-to-be is a graduate of Canal Winchester High School, has her Bachelor of Science degree from Marietta College, and her J.D. from Capital University Law School. She is employed as vice president of Alpha Environmental Management Corporation.
The prospective bridegroom is the son of Ed and Gretchen Long of Waterford. He is the grandson of Violet Long of Beverly.
He is a graduate of Waterford High School and earned his Bachelor of Arts degree at Marietta College. He has been employed with BAE Systems.
The wedding is being planned for June 30, 2012, at The Darby House in Columbus.