Mr. and Mrs. Steve Ray Buchanan Jr. of Brierfield, previously of Alabaster, announce the engagement of their daughter, Summer McCall Buchanan, to Matthew Edward Bravo, son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Emilo Bravo and the late Mrs. Linda Dachisen Bravo of Fairfax, Va.
Miss Buchanan is a graduate of Thompson High School in Alabaster and of Auburn University, where she received a bachelor’s degree in political science and was a member of Delta Zeta sorority. She was a vice chairwoman of recruitment for the Junior League of Washington, D.C. She served as a Heritage Foundation Congressional Fellow in Washington, D.C., and is legislative assistant for Congressman Spencer Bachus, U.S. House of Representatives.
The prospective groom is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Peter Dachisen of Denville, N.J., and the late Mr. and Mrs. Edward Bravo of Massapequa Park, N.Y.
Mr. Bravo is a graduate of Wilbert Tucker Woodson High School in Fairfax and Lynchburg College in Lynchburg, Va., with a bachelor’s degree in economics. He served as a floor assistant for the U.S. House of Representatives majority leader, Eric Cantor of Virginia, for six years. He is employed with the U.S. House of Representatives Energy and Commerce Committee in Washington, D.C.
The wedding will be Oct. 19.