Liz Smith, daughter of Debbie Smith of Hilliard and Cecil Smith of Powell, and Tom Ayers, son of Thomas and Christine Ayers of Dover, Ohio, have announced their engagement and plans to be married.

Liz Smith, daughter of Debbie Smith of Hilliard and Cecil Smith of Powell, and Tom Ayers, son of Thomas and Christine Ayers of Dover, Ohio, have announced their engagement and plans to be married.

The bride-to-be graduated from Hilliard High School in 1998, received a bachelor's degree in business from The Ohio State University in 2002 and a master's degree in business administration from Ohio State in 2008. She is employed by the Scotts Miracle-Gro Company.

The future groom is a 1999 graduate of GlenOak High School, received a bachelor's degree in business from The Ohio State University in 2003 and a master's degree in business administration from Ohio State in 2008. He is employed by NetJets.

The couple plans a May 29 wedding at The Golf Club of Dublin.