John and Linda Waldron of Johnston and Brian and Debby Freese of Clive announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Meridith Freese of Newtown Square, Pennsylvania, to Alex McCarty of Newtown Square, Pennsylvania, son of Karl and Julie McCarty of Prescott.
Freese is a 2010 Johnston High School graduate. She studied event management at Iowa State University in Ames and graduated in 2014. Freese is currently employed at Chester County Chamber of Business and Industry.
McCarty is a 2008 Corning High School graduate. He studied sports administration and marketing at Simpson College in Indianola and graduated in 2012. McCarty is currently employed at Bruno Event Team as tournament manager of the 2018 BMW Championship.
The couple plan a Nov. 11 wedding.