Bierbaum-Reckert

Ronald and Carolyn Bierbaum, Augusta, announce the engagement of their daughter, Kayla Bierbaum, Augusta, to David Reckert, Defiance, son of Dave Reckert, Defiance, and the late Tracy Reckert.

Kayla is a 2010 graduate of Washington High School and a 2014 graduate of the University of Central Missouri, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in education and modern languages. She also is a 2017 graduate of Lindenwood University, where she obtained a master’s degree in administration. She is employed by the School District of Washington as a second-grade teacher.

David is a 2009 graduate of Francis Howell High School. He graduated from Linn State Technical College in 2011 with an associate of applied science degree. He is employed by Merkel Mechanical as a service technician.

The couple plan to marry in May 2018 in Augusta.