Dr. and Mrs. W.H. Wright of Wheeling announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah “Katie” Wright of Wheeling to Derek Solomon Redd of Charleston. He is the son of Richard Redd of Parkersburg and Linda Rafa of Moundsville.
Wright is a graduate of Wheeling Park High School, a graduate of The Ohio State University with a bachelor’s degree in English literature and a graduate of West Virginia University with a master’s degree in instructional communication. She is employed as a seventh- and eighth-grade English teacher at Warwood School.
Redd is a graduate of Wheeling Park High School and a graduate of West Virginia University with a bachelor’s degree in journalism. He is employed as a sportswriter at the Charleston Daily Mail.
A July wedding is planned.