Randy and Terrie Russell of Walla Walla announce the engagement of son Troy Matthew Russell to Christi Lynn McVey, both of Kent, Wash.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Larry and Dorothy McVey of Auburn, Wash. She graduated in 2000 from Thomas Jefferson (Auburn) High School and in 2002 from Highline Community College in Des Moines, Wash. She is a customer service representative at High 5 Sportswear in Tukwila, Wash.
The groom-elect is a 2001 graduate of Walla Walla High School and a 2005 graduate of DeVry University in Federal Way, Wash., with a bachelor's in computer information systems. He is a quality assurance specialist and service-oriented architecture test developer for Expeditors in Seattle.
A Sept. 25, 2010, wedding is planned in Auburn.