Heather Oakes and Sean Payne, together with their families, announce their engagement.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Mike Riley of Leon, and Mr. and Mrs. David Oakes of Cherry Creek. She graduated from Pine Valley Central School and received an associate degree in equine science from The University of Findlay in 2003. She is employed by Nash Hill Equestrian Center. She owns the Enchanted Oaks Equestrian Center where she is a trainer and instructor.
The prospective bridegroom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. John Sampson of Falconer. He graduated from Randolph Central School in 2003 and is employed by Beaver Dairy Farms as crop manager.
A summer 2014 wedding is planned.