Mr. and Mrs. David Stanley of Loganville announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Stanley of Loganville, to Ryan Rickard of Snellville, son of Mr. and Mrs. Mark Rickard of Snellville.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. John Jarrett of Snellville and Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Stanley of Ellijay. She is a 2004 graduate of South Gwinnett High School and a 2008 graduate of Georgia Southern University with a bachelor's degree in english education. She will begin work as a high school teacher this fall.

The future groom is the grandson of Mrs. Carol Rickard of Gerard, Ohio, and the late Mr. Philip Rickard and the late Mr. and Mrs. Messias Oliveira. He is a 2004 graduate of South Gwinnett High School and a 2008 graduate of Georgia Southern University with a bachelor's degree in technology education. He will begin work as a high school technology teacher in the fall.

The wedding is planned for July 11 at Vecoma at the Yellow River in Snellville.