Steve Kamper and Lisa Groff announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Jean Kamper, to Leo John Peirick III, son of Leo Peirick Jr. and Dr. Rose Fischer

Ashley is a graduate of Union High School and Fontbonne University, with a degree in deaf education. She is employed as a teacher with the Cypress-Fairbanks School District in Houston, Texas.

Leo is a graduate of Union High School; Missouri University of Science and Technology (formerly University of Missouri-Rolla), earning a bachelor’s in architectural engineering; and the University of Houston, with a master’s in civil (structural) engineering. He is employed as an engineer with Siemens Energy, Inc. in Houston, Texas.

The couple plan a July 13, 2013, wedding at 2 p.m. at Mount Pleasant Estates Winery, Augusta.