William and Sue Germer of Rogers, announce the engagement of their daughter, Laura Frances Germer to Russell Lee Woods, son of Don and Carey Woods of Pea Ridge.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Charles Germer of Little Rock and the late Chang Hyeok Yi and Ki Jin Hwang of Korea. She attended the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in marketing. She is currently employed by Ivie and Associates as a project manager.

The prospective groom is the grandson of Jimmy and Winona Woods of Pea Ridge and the late Lee Roy and Russelline Smith of Yellville. He attended Harding University and holds a Bachelor of Arts. He is currently employed by Pepperidge Farm as a category analyst.

The couple first met when the bride-to-be and the prospective groom’s sister befriended each other in high school. They plan to be married April 26, 2014, at Hunt Chapel in Rogers.