BJ and Nadine Hope, Cunningham, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Katie Jo Hope, to Casey Adrian Geist, son of Tom and Brenda Geist, Victoria.

The bride-elect, a graduate of Cunningham High School, earned a doctorate of veterinary medicine from Kansas State University. She is employed by Gardner Animal Hospital in Gardner.

She is the granddaughter of Bill and Grace Lupfer, Hanston. He is the grandson of Sheila Leiker-Page and the late Adrian Leiker, and Tina (Geist) Braun and the late William Geist.

The prospective bridegroom, a graduate of Hays High School, earned a bachelor of science degree from Kansas State University and is employed by the Kansas Racing and Gaming Commission.

The wedding is planned for Jan. 18, 2014, at St. Fidelis Catholic Church, Victoria.