Scott and Mary Billings, Blue Springs, announce the engagement of their daughter, Megan Kathleen Billings, Blue Springs, to Ryan Christopher Burns, San Antonio, Texas, formerly of Warrenton, son of Kimberly Burns, Franklin, Ky., and grandson of John and Millie Burns, Myrtle Beach, S.C.

Megan graduated from Archbishop O’Hara High School in 2009 and the University of Central Missouri with a bachelor in psychology.

Ryan graduated from Warrenton High School in 2009 and is now serving in the U.S. Army.

The couple plan a Jan. 1, 2015, wedding.