Shane and Jill Salmon of Hermitage and Steve and Ann Hopkins of Basehor, Kan., announce the engagement of their children, Kari Salmon and Dan Hopkins.
A March 23, 2013, wedding is planned in Columbia.
The future bride is a 2005 graduate of Hermitage High School and a 2009 graduate of Central Methodist University where she received Bachelor of Science degrees in business management and recreation management.
She is employed as the development director at Coyote Hill Christian Children's Home in Harrisburg.
She is the granddaughter of Sharon Winner of Columbia, Dick Winner of Peoria, Ariz., and Bonnie and the late Jim Salmon of Pilot Grove.
The future groom is a 2000 graduate of Harrisonville High School and a 2004 graduate of MU where he received a Bachelor of Journalism.
He is employed as the director of operations for the Missouri football program in Columbia.
He is the grandson of Lillian and the late Bernard Hopkins of Harrisonville and Jean and the late Jimmy Hopkins of Kansas City.