Tara Anderson and Sean Battles are engaged

Staff reports

Tara Joanne Anderson and Sean Richard Battles have announced their engagement. Tara is the daughter of Jim and Joanne Anderson of Aledo; she graduated from Aledo High School in 1995. She received her BS in speech and hearing science in 1999 and Master’s degree in Audiololgy in 2001, both from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She is the chief audiologist at the Center for Hearing and Speech in St Louis, Mo. Sean is the son of Kathy Assouad and grew up in Fenton, Mo. He is a 1998 graduate from JFK High School in Manchester, Mo. He attended the University of Missouri-Columbia where he received his BS in English and Psychology in 2002 and his MBA in 2004. He is a supervisor at Sigma-Aldrich, St Louis, Mo. in the marketing communications department. A May 24, 2009 wedding is planned at the Webster Groves Presbyterian Church in Webster Groves, Mo. An open house will be held in Aledo at the Livermore on Saturday, May 30th from 2-4 p.m. No invitations will be sent and all friends and family are invited to attend.