Carla Berland-Sander, Plainville, and Robert Sander, Hays, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Charissa Ann Sander, to Benjamin Ernest Martin, son of Gail and Jerry Martin, Mount Vernon, Wash. 

The bride-elect is a 2002 graduate of Thomas More Prep-Marian High School, Hays, and a 2007 graduate of Fort Hays State University with a degree in information networking and telecommunications with an emphasis on media studies. She is a senior creative producer at RUN Studios, Seattle.

The prospective bridegroom is a 2002 graduate of Mount Vernon High School and a 2007 graduate of Washington State University, Pullman Wash. He is the West Regional Manager at DELL, Seattle.

A May 11, 2019, wedding is planned at the Bougainvillea Estate, Indio, Calif.