Thomas and Cynthia Lawther of Moundsville announce the engagement of their daughter, Dr. Hannah Aileen Lawther of Phoenix, Ariz., to Christopher Michael DeRose, also of Phoenix. He is the son of Anna DeRose of Chicago.
Lawther is a 2001 graduate of John Marshall High School, a 2007 graduate of Youngstown State University with a bachelor’s degree in biology and a 2011 graduate of West Virginia University School of Medicine with a Doctor of Medicine degree. She completed a medical residency in radiology at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in 2016. She will finish a breast imaging fellowship at The Mayo Clinic (Arizona) in June.
DeRose is a 1998 graduate of Riverside Brookfield High School, a 2002 graduate of Grand Canyon University with a bachelor’s degree in political science and a 2004 graduate of Pepperdine University School of Law with a law degree. DeRose was senior litigation counsel for the Arizona attorney general and is running for Phoenix City Council. He is also a New York Times bestselling author.
A fall wedding is planned in Hawaii.