Alasyali Zeliha, daughter of Hasan and Evsen Alasyali of Hilliard, and John Stains, son of John and Rebecca Stains of Columbus, have announced their engagement and plans to be married.

Alasyali Zeliha, daughter of Hasan and Evsen Alasyali of Hilliard, and John Stains, son of John and Rebecca Stains of Columbus, have announced their engagement and plans to be married.

The couple plans a May 2009 wedding in Columbus.

The bride-to-be is a 1995 graduate of Worthington Kilbourne High School and a 1999 graduate of Miami University with degrees in management information systems and accountancy. She is an IT applications senior developer at Nationwide Insurance.

The groom graduated from Bishop Watterson High School in 1996 and from Miami University in 2000 with a degree in engineering management. He is a civil engineer at the Ohio Department of Transportation.