John and Jennifer Manchir of Buford announce the engagement of their daughter, Julie Marie Manchir of Duluth, to Ryan Thomas Mullen of Duluth, son of Harry and Kathy Jones of Suwanee.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Tom and Janet Colaizzo and the late Andrew and Ruth Manchir. She is a graduate of Auburn University. She is employed by Accenture as a financial analyst.

The future groom is the grandson of Kathrine Cappellino of Pennsylvania and the late Richard Cappellino, Joe and Donna Mullen of Pennsylvania and the late Janice Jones. He is the great-grandson of Viola Mullen of Pennsylvania. He is a graduate of Georgia State University. He is employed by Katie's Cafe Catering and Rita's Italian Ice as a manager.

The wedding is planned for May 31 at Buford Presbyterian Church.