Cynthia Whitman, Sturgeon Bay and Chicago, and Jim (Jill) Whitman, Sturgeon Bay, announce the engagement of their son, Benjamin Whitman, to Johanna Jackson. A fall 2014 wedding is being planned.
The future groom is a 2003 graduate of Sturgeon Bay High School and 2007 graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. He is a freight supervisor at Shopko in Stevens Point.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of Paul and Elizabeth Jackson, Greeley, Colo. She is a 2012 graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. She is an AmeriCorps member with Madison School and Community Recreation and is also pursing a career in theater arts.