Laura Schwalbe and Daniel MacDonald

Laura Schwalbe and Daniel MacDonald, together with their families, announce their engagement.

Laura is the daughter of Ted Schwalbe and Joanne Kelley of Fredonia. In 2002, she graduated from Fredonia Central School. She graduated from Boston University in 2005 with degrees in political science and international relations, and obtained a law degree from the Catholic University of America in 2009. She is currently employed in the Washington, D.C. office of the law firm Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr as a senior associate.

Daniel is the son of Jeffrey and Tracy MacDonald of Hartland, Wisc. He graduated from Arrowhead High School in 1999, and received a B.S. in electrical engineering from Boston University in 2003. He received a master’s degree in computer systems engineering from Boston University in 2005. He is employed by Annapolis Micro Systems as a senior ASIC design engineer and, much to the delight of his future father-in-law, maintains a 215 bowling average.

An Oct. 12, 2014 wedding is planned.