The engagement of Jessica Marie Neely, daughter of Mark and Bonnie Neely of Chardon, and Joseph Richard Habbyshaw, son of Richard and Bobbie Habbyshaw of Aurora, is announced.

The bride-elect is a graduate of Berkshire High School and received a bachelor of science in business management with a focus in business legal studies from Miami University in 2008, plus a juris doctorate from the University of Dayton in 2011.

She is employed as an oil and gas attorney in North Canton.

Her fianc is a graduate of Aurora High School and received a bachelor of arts degree with a double major in international political science and criminal justice from the University of Akron in 2009, plus a juris doctorate from the University of Dayton in 2011.

He is employed as an assistant prosecuting attorney for Montgomery County.

The couple will wed Aug. 30 at St. John's Cathedral.