Megan Brake, daughter of Beverly and Michael Sapienza of Bexley and Dennis Brake of Blacklick, is engaged to be married to Michael Pickarski, son of John and Sally Pickarski of Springfield.
The bride-to-be graduated from Bexley High School in 2003 and received a bachelor's degree in education from Ohio Wesleyan University. In addition to pursuing a master's degree in literacy at Ashland University, she is a third-grade teacher with Hilliard City Schools.
Her fiance graduated from Springfield Northwestern High School in 1998 and received a bachelor's degree in economics from Wittenberg University. He received a master's degree in business and administration from Ohio Dominican University in 2010. He is a financial adviser with John Pickarski & Associates.
The wedding will take place May 31 at Christ Lutheran Church in Bexley. A reception will be held at the Franklin Park Conservatory.