Minkel - Bollinger

Sunday, March 14, 2010

Dan and Julie Minkel of Fayetteville, Ark., announce the engagement of their daughter, Emily Joy Minkel, to Lance Michael Bollinger, both of Columbia, Mo. He is the son of Jim and Novena Bollinger of Burfordville.

Minkel is a 2002 graduate of Fayetteville High School. She received a bachelor of arts degree in psychology from the University of Rochester in 2006, and a master of arts degree in human development and family studies from the University of Missouri in 2008. She is a teacher at the Academy of Fine Arts and Early Childhood Learning.

Bollinger is a 2002 graduate of Jackson High School. He received a bachelor of science degree in health management from Southeast Missouri State University in 2006, and a master of arts degree in exercise physiology from the University of Missouri in 2008.

An outdoor ceremony is planned Aug. 8 at the Village of Cherry Hill in Columbia.