Kathleen Smith and Eric Murtaugh

Kathleen Smith and Eric Murtaugh, together with their parents, announce their engagement.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Harold and Lois Smith of Brocton. In 2000, she graduated from Brocton Central School. She graduated from St. Bonaventure University in 2004 with a bachelor’s degree in finance and from SUNY Fredonia in 2007 with a bachelor’s degree in mathematics education. She received a master’s degree in mathematics education from SUNY Fredonia in 2009. She is employed by Jamestown Public Schools as a high school math teacher.

The prospective groom is the son of Patrick and Vicky Murtaugh of Buffalo. He attended Kenmore East Senior High School in Tonawanda and graduated from The Gunnery in Washington, Connecticut in 2001. In 2005 he graduated from St. Lawrence University with a bachelor’s degree in government. He is employed at Patterson Logistics Services, Inc. in Tonawanda. He is also the editor-in-chief of the website One Foot Down.

An August 2, 2014 wedding is planned.