Mr. and Mrs. David Stanow of Lawrenceville announce the engagement of their daughter, Dawn Stanow of Atlanta, to John Brookes of Peachtree City, son of Mr. and Mrs. John Brookes of Peachtree City.

The bride-elect graduated from Collins Hill High School and the University of Georgia and is pursuing a master's degree in speech pathology at Georgia State University.

The future groom graduated from Georgia Tech. He has been in pilot training for the U.S. Navy and is stationed in Oklahoma.

The wedding is planned for Aug. 9 at the Payne-Corley House in Duluth.