Rod and Michelle Fairbank, Hays, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Andrea Fairbank, to Jordan Ouellette, son of Jim and Kathy Ouellette, Washington, Kan.

Grandparents of the couple are Carl and June Wineinger, Charlene Curtis Mastin, the late Hiram Mastin, the late Elmer and Velma Fairbank, and the late Delphis "Bud" and Leona Ouellette.

The bride-elect is a 2007 graduate of Thomas More Prep-Marian High School, a 2011 graduate of North Central Kansas Technical College, Beloit, with her licensed practical nurse degree, and a 2012 graduate of Cloud County Community College with a registered nurse degree.

The prospective bridegroom is a 2004 graduate of Washington High School and a 2010 graduate of Kansas State University, Manhattan, with a bachelor's degree in construction science and management. He is a project engineer at Pacific Building Group, San Diego.

A Sept. 15, 2012, wedding is planned at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hays.