GEORGIA —Ted and Kathleen Rodak of Farmington Hills, Mich., proudly announce the engagement of their daughter Carolyn Marie to Sean Padraic Branagan of Georgia, Vt.

Carolyn graduated from Harrison High School in Farmington Hills, Mich., in 2002, and the University of Michigan in 2006 with a degree in Civil and Environmental engineering. She earned a Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering from Notre Dame University in May 2013.

Sean is the son of Chris and Carolyn Branagan of Georgia. He graduated from Rice Memorial High School in South Burlington in 2002 and Cornell University in 2006 with a B.S. in Chemical Engineering. He earned a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from Notre Dame University in 2012. Sean is employed by Atotech USA, Inc. in Albany, N.Y.

The wedding will be held in May 2014.