Dr. Babu and Sarasa Prasad, Hays, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Lalita Prasad, to Sandeep Reddy, son of Dr. Rajasekhar and Santhosh Kumari Reddy, Mokena, Ill.

The bride-elect is a graduate of Thomas More Prep-Marian High School. She graduated from Creighton University School of Pharmacy in 2006. She is an assistant professor of clinical sciences at Sullivan University College of Pharmacy in Louisville, Ky.

The prospective bridegroom is a 2009 graduate of Chicago Medical School and is completing his anesthesiology residency at Indiana University Health in Indianapolis.

An Aug. 20, 2011, wedding is planned at the Hilton Chicago, Chicago.