Montesano residents Alissa Jane Thurman and Brian John Shay are engaged and planning to be married this summer. The bride-to-be, daughter of Mickey Thurman of Hoquiam and Russ Thurman of Sedro-Woolley, and Ron and Jen-Nei Enstrom of Hoquiam, is a Hoquiam High School graduate. She earned her bachelor’s degree from Western Washington University and a Master’s of Public Administration from The Evergreen State College in Olympia. She is employed as manager of the business development for the Satsop Business Park, Port of Grays Harbor.
The intended groom, son of Tom and Jacquie Shay of Hoquiam, is a graduate of Aberdeen High School. He earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Washington and a Master’s of Public Administration from The Evergreen State College. He is employed as City Administrator for the City of Hoquiam.
The couple have selected Aug. 11 for their wedding at Sun Mountain Lodge in Winthrop.