Leonard and Jennie McKinley of Santa Clarita, Calif., are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Cheri Lynn McKinley to Robert Carl Hanson, son of Rick and Kathy Hanson of Prescott Valley, Ariz.
The bride-to-be attended Hart High School in Newhall, Calif. After graduation, she joined the U.S. Army for seven years serving in South Korea, Germany and Iraq as a Sergeant. Cheri is now employed as a Chef for Carrabbas in Montgomery, Ala.
The groom-to-be was born in Prescott, Ariz., and has lived in Prescott Valley, Ariz., all his life. He attended Prescott Christian High School and graduated from LeTourneau University in Longview, Texas, with a BS in Mechanical Engineering Technology. He is currently employed at Hyundai Mobis Alabama in Montgomery.
The couple plan to have a Christmas wedding in Prescott, Ariz., on Dec. 16, 2007.