Dennis and Diane Staab, Basehor, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Erin Elizabeth Staab, to Timothy Michael Dunn, son of Michael and Gayla Dunn, Edwardsville, and the late Laurel (Green) Dunn.

Grandparents are Joe A. and Louise Staab, Marion Desch and the late Jerome Desch.

The bride-elect is a 2002 graduate of Basehor-Linwood High School and earned a bachelor's degree in art with an emphasis in art history from Kansas State University in 2009. She is preparing to attend the University of Houston to obtain a master's degree in art education.

The prospective bridegroom is a 2003 graduate of Sumner Academy and earned a bachelor's degree in chemical engineering from KSU in 2007. He has been employed with Exxon Mobil since 2008.

A May 7, 2011, wedding is planned at Holy Angels Catholic Church, Basehor.