Thompson-BrookeJoy Thompson and Morgan Brooke of Kirkland, Wash., announce their engagement.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Kathleen and Joe Metzler of Springfield and Gordon and Carolyn Thompson of St. George, British Columbia, Canada. She is a 1995 graduate of Warrenton High School and received her Bachelors degree in 1999 and Masters degree in 2000 in education from the University of Oregon. She teaches first grade in Kirkland, Wash.

The groom-to-be is the son of Vivian and Joe Brooke of Missoula, Mont. He graduated from Hellgate High School in Missoula, Mont., in 1991 and from Colorado State University in 1996 where he earned a degree in marketing. He is a program manager of CAMSS Shelter Systems in Redmond, Wash.

The wedding is planned for July in Whistler, British Columbia.