Dr. Gary Wilson Archer of Birmingham and Ms. Mary Jean Christiansen Archer of Birmingham announce the engagement of their daughter, Katherine MacMaster Archer, to Dr. Jordan Frank Vaughn, son of Dr. and Mrs. Michael Severson Vaughn of Birmingham.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. William John Christiansen Jr. of Birmingham and the late Mr. and Mrs. Frank Wilson Archer of Louisville, Ky.
Miss Archer is a graduate of Mountain Brook High School and Auburn University with a bachelor’s degree in communication disorders and a minor in Spanish. She was a member of Chi Omega sorority. She received a master’s degree in speech-language pathology from Auburn University.
The prospective groom is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Frank L. Vaughn of Hoover and the late Mr. and Mrs. John Oliver Johns of Homewood.
Dr. Vaughn is a graduate of Briarwood Christian School and a summa cum laude graduate of the University of Alabama, where he earned a degree in chemical and biological engineering. He attended the University of Alabama School of Medicine and completed his residency in internal medicine at UAB Hospital. He is in private practice with his father, and together, they own and operate MedHelp Clinics of Birmingham.
The wedding is planned for Sept. 27.