Jerry and Margaret Wilson, Plainville, announce the engagement of their daughter, Kelly Renee Wilson, to Creighton Matthew Hicks, son of Stephen and Beverly Hicks, Austin, Texas.

Grandparents of the couple are Roy and Catherine Hicks, Rockport, Texas, Mrs. Veronica Siner, Evansville, Ind., the late James Webster McManaway, the late George and Frances Wherry, and the late Bob and Betty Wilson.

The bride-elect is a 2001 graduate of Plainville High School and received her bachelor's degrees in business administration and accounting and a master's degree in accounting and information systems from the University of Kansas. She is a CPA at Holzman Partners, Austin.

The prospective bridegroom graduated from the Science Academy at LBJ High School in Austin in 2001. He earned a bachelor's degree in computer sciences from the University of Texas and a master's of business administration from Harvard Business School.

He will be employed by VMWare in San Francisco this fall, where the couple will be residing.

A wedding will be planned in Austin.