Rita Knapp of Laurens announces the engagement of her son, Shelby Knapp, to Amanda Alvarado, daughter of Christine and Jose Alvarado of Livonia.
The groom-to-be is a 2005 graduate of Laurens Central School and and is a 2009 graduate of Robert Wesleyan College with a degree in history. He obtained a master’s degree from Robert Wesleyan College in history in 2011. He is employed as staff manager at Heritage Christian Services.
The bride-to-be is a 2007 graduate of Livonia High School and is a 2011 graduate of Nazareth College with a degree in exclusive education and sociology. She is employed as an office assistant at Camp Good Days and also employed at Heritage Christian Services as a relief staff member.
The couple will marry Oct. 4 in Rochester.