Michael Rohr and Karen Allen, Hays, announce the engagement of their daughter, Alyson Rohr, to Reid McCollum, son of Hugh and Carol McCollum, Asheville, N.C.

Grandparents of the couple are Julius and Lillian Rohr, and Richard and Barbara Parsons, all of Hays, and Dorel Abbott, Asheville.

The bride-elect is a graduate of the University of Kansas with a bachelor's degree in business and accounting and a master's degree in accounting and information systems. She is associate director and manager of external financial reporting at Jones Lang LaSalle, Chicago.

The prospective bridegroom is a graduate of Washington University, St. Louis, with a bachelor's degree in English and economics. He is export operations manager at McMaster-Carr Supply Co., Elmhurst, Ill.

An Aug. 7, 2010, wedding is planned at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago. A reception will be Sept. 18 in Hays.