Mr. and Mrs. Donald Curtiss McNutt of Birmingham announce the engagement of their daughter, Kali Martin McNutt, to François Alexis Braine-Bonnaire, son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Alain Braine-Bonnaire of Paris.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mrs. Mary Ann Martin and the late Mr. Billy Charles Martin of Birmingham and the late Mr. and Mrs. John Curtiss McNutt of Sarasota, Fla.
Miss McNutt is a graduate of Vestavia Hills High School and the University of Alabama’s New College, where she majored in cross-cultural communication and international relations and was a member of the Blount Undergraduate Initiative. Miss McNutt is the director of External Affairs at the Foreign Policy Initiative, a Washington, D.C.-based think tank.
The prospective groom is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. François Bonnaire and the late Mr. Henri Braine of Paris and the late Mr. and Mrs. Marcel Doutreloux of Bordeaux, France.
Mr. Braine-Bonnaire is a graduate of Saint-Jean de Passy and received a master’s degree in business administration from Ecole de Management de Lyon. He is an entrepreneur working in advertising and real estate investment.
The wedding is planned for June 28 in France.