Ellen Ward and Jeffrey Hill of Contoocook announce their engagement.
Ward, daughter of George and Lori Ward of Thorndike, Maine, graduated from Mount View High School in 2000 and earned a bachelor’s degree from Plymouth State University in 2004. She is a third-grade teacher at Pleasant Street School in Laconia.
Hill, son of Bob and Jerri Hill of Bow, graduated from Concord High School in 1993, earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of New Hampshire in 1999 and a master’s in education from Eastern Oregon University in 2005. He works for Genzyme in Framingham, Mass.
An Aug. 2 wedding is planned.