Dr. and Mrs. Joseph Edward Nicholson of Vestavia Hills announce the engagement of their daughter, Andrea Lauren, to Benjamin Paul Sealy, son of Mr. and Mrs. Sam Ferencik Sealy of Fairhope.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. George Nomy Mickwee and the late Mrs. Lucia Kenhan Mickwee of Birmingham, formerly of Hollywood, Fla., and Mrs. Alice Marie Nicholson and the late Mr. Edward Douglas Nicholson of Dallas.
Miss Nicholson is a graduate of the University of Alabama with a bachelor’s degree in public relations. She is employed as events director at the Birmingham Museum of Art.
The prospective groom is the grandson of Mr. Billy Earl Pipkin and Mrs. Sandra Todd Pipkin of Fairhope and the late Mr. Gordon Marquis Sealy and Mrs. Nancy Parten Sealy, also of Fairhope.
Mr. Sealy is a graduate of the University of Alabama with a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering. He is employed by the United States Army Corps of Engineers.
The wedding is planned for May 12 at 1:30 p.m. at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Birmingham.