Jaima Derck, daughter of Dr. James and Patricia Derck of Westerville, and Stephen Law-rence, son of Thomas and Janet Lawrence of Medina, Ohio, have announced their engagement.

Jaima Derck, daughter of Dr. James and Patricia Derck of Westerville, and Stephen Law-rence, son of Thomas and Janet Lawrence of Medina, Ohio, have announced their engagement.

The bride-to-be received a bachelor's degree in economics and marketing in 2001 and a master's degree in marketing in 2002, both from Miami University.

She is director of marketing for Nationwide Insurance.

The future groom received a bachelor's degree in sports industry in 2004 and a master's degree in sports science in 2006, both from Ohio University.

He is a personal trainer with Lifetime Fitness.

The couple plans an Aug. 15 wedding ceremony at St. Joseph Cathedral, Columbus.