Mr. and Mrs. Don Cox, St. Clair, announce the engagement of their daughter, Kayla Cox, to Steven Pope, son of Dave and Judy Pope, Columbia, Ill.

Ms. Cox, a graduate of the University of Missouri-St. Louis, is a teacher at Parkway School District in St. Louis.

Mr. Pope graduated from St. Louis University and works at Lockton Companies in St. Louis.

The couple plan a June wedding at St. Francis Xavier Church, St. Louis.