Kelly Wilson and Thomas Ross, Des Moines, Iowa, announce their engagement.
Parents are Diane and John Barrett and Jim Wilson, all of Des Moines; and Jim and Ranee Ross, Fargo.
Kelly graduated in 2005 from Dowling Catholic High School, Des Moines, and in 2009 she graduated from the University of Iowa, Iowa City, with a bachelor's degree in finance. She is a trainer at American Equity Investment Life, Des Moines.
Thomas graduated in 2006 from Fargo North High School and in 2010 he graduated from the University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, with a bachelor's degree in management. He is a field marketer at American Equity Investment Life, Des Moines.
An Aug. 24 wedding is planned in Des Moines.