GEORGIA/LAKE BARRINGTON, ILL. — Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Bachand of Georgia, Vt., announce the engagement of their daughter, Jessica Lynn Bachand to Maxwell Harrison Post, son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Post of Lake Barrington, Illinois.

Jessica, a Essex High School graduate received her Bachelors’ degree in Psychology at Johnson State College and is a preschool assistant teacher with Waitsfield Elementary School in Waitsfield, Vt.

Max, a Litchfield High School graduate Litchfield, Connecticut, received his Bachelors’ Degree in Outdoor Education from Johnson State College and is employed as a Program Director at Umiak Outdoor Outfitters in Stowe, Vt.

An August wedding is planned.