Ashley Gerhard and Tim Thorman, both of Rochester, announce their engagement.
Parents of the couple are Linda Griffith, Worthington, Dale Gerhard, Sioux Falls, S.D. and Gary and Paula Thorman, Staples.
Gerhard is a 2004 graduate of Worthington High School and 2008 graduate of Crossroads College, Rochester, with a bachelor's degree in counseling-psychology. She is employed at Kids Come First, Rochester.
Thorman is a 2005 graduate of Staples-Motley High School. He plans to graduate in May with a bachelor's degree in youth and family ministry from Crossroads College, Rochester. He is also employed at Kids Come First, Rochester.
They plan a May 16 wedding.