Shannon Deckard of Clinton and Robby Hansen of El Dorado announce the engagement of their daughter, Kristen Hansen, to Aaron Gage, son of Terry and Karen Gage of El Dorado.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Beth Ann Barnhardt of Norphlet, Ford Ward of Hope, and Sarah Hansen of El Dorado. She is a 2007 graduate of Norphlet High School and earned a bachelor’s degree in communications from Henderson State University. Kristen is employed as employee relations coordinator for Murphy USA in El Dorado.

The prospective groom is the grandson of Ronnie and Lois Norris, John Richard and Annette Davis and Edgar and Theresa Gage, all of El Dorado. He is a 2007 graduate of El Dorado and attended Henderson State University. Aaron is employed as an operator with Rail Tran, Inc. in El Dorado.

The wedding will be held at 6 p.m.Oct. 12, 2013, at the El Dorado Conference Center.