Mr. and Mrs. Steve Hieger (Steve and Kim), Wichita, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Claire Elizabeth, to Nolan McNeil, son of Mr. and Mrs. Glen McNeil (Glen and Terry McNeil), Hays.

The bride-elect is a 2009 graduate of Bishop Carroll High School, Wichita, and graduated from Kansas State University in May 2013 with a degree in mass communications. She is employed by Via Christi Health in Wichita.

The prospective bridegroom is a 2009 graduate of Thomas More Prep-Marian High School and graduated from KSU in December 2013 with a degree in chemical engineering. He is employed by Occidental Chemical in Baton Rouge, La.

A Jan. 31, 2015, wedding is planned in Wichita.