Matthew and Heather Mueller, Villa Ridge, announce the engagement of their daughter, Claire Elizabeth Mueller, Virginia Beach, Va., to Joshua Thomas Carter, Virginia Beach, Va., son of Pamela Duncan and Thomas Carter, Fort Walton Beach, Fla.

Claire graduated from Pacific High School in 2012 and earned a Bachelor of Arts in advertising and marketing communications from Webster University in 2015. She is employed as marketing and social media director at Jollity & Co., Norfolk, Va.

Joshua graduated from Pacific High School in 2012. He has been serving in the United States Navy since 2012 as a fire controlman on the USS Leyte Gulf.

The couple plan a May 19, 2018, wedding at The Jewel Box, St. Louis.