Mr. and Mrs. John Halverson of Brandon, Miss., announce the engagement of their daughter, Dr. Angela Christine Halverson, to Dr. Christopher Howard Canales of Birmingham, son of Mr. and Mrs. Tony Canales of Huntsville.
The bride-elect is a summa cum laude graduate of Mississippi State University with a bachelor’s degree in biological sciences and the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Dentistry, where she received her D.M.D. Dr. Halverson will complete her orthodontic certificate program along with her post-doctoral master’s degree at the Medical University of South Carolina.
The prospective groom is a graduate of the United States Naval Academy, where he earned his commission as a naval officer and a bachelor’s degree in system engineering. Following 10 years of active service, he returned to Alabama, where he received his D.M.D. from the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Dentistry. He completed his certificate program in orthodontics in addition to his post-doctoral master’s degree from the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. Dr. Canales practices orthodontics in Vestavia Hills.
The wedding will be April 20 at the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md.