Mallory Finnigan and Ben Counterman, both of Kenosha, announced their engagement. She is the daughter of Denise and Kevin Hinich of Kenosha and John and Nancy Finnigan of Beach Park, Ill. He is the son of Solomon (Joby) and Georgianna Counterman of Somers.
The future bride graduated from Bradford High School and Carthage College, receiving a bachelor's degree in elementary education. She is employed with the Kenosha Unified School District, teaching eighth-grade math at Lincoln Middle School.
Her fiance graduated from Indian Trail Academy and Gateway Technical College, receiving an associate's degree in graphic communications. He is employed as a media/video service specialist at the Kenosha News.
They plan to be married on Aug. 12, 2016.
The couple plan to reside in Kenosha.