Stephanie Ann Baumer, daughter of Donald and Gina Baumer of Troy, IL is engaged to James Albert Usery, son of Charlene and Jim Usery of Belleville, IL.
Stephanie is a graduate of Triad High School, Western Illinois University, and currently working on a Masters Degree in Mass Comm at SIUE. She is a Web Producer at KMOV in St. Louis.
James is a graduate of Althoff Catholic High School and SIUE. He is a Curriculum Specialist at American Legacy Publishing in Edwardsville.
They are planning an August 2014 wedding.