Timothy and Mary Paull Taylor of Wheeling announce the engagement of their son, Timothy Hubbard Taylor, to Rinku Thakor Patel, daughter of Thakor and Gita Patel of Macedonia, Ohio.
The bride-to-be is a 2005 graduate of The Ohio State University with a double major in marketing and transport logistics. She received a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Midwestern University in Glendale, Arizona. She is a lieutenant commander in the Public Health Service and is employed by the Food and Drug Administration as a policy and patent reviewer for the Office of Generic Drugs.
Her fiance is a 2002 graduate of Wheeling Central Catholic High School and a 2006 graduate of West Virginia University with a degree in English. He is employed by Callahan & Associates and is vice president of advisory services.
The couple lives in Washington, D.C., and is planning a spring wedding in Cleveland.