Kenneth and Priscilla Rousseau of Chelsea, Ala., announce the engagement of their daughter, Roxanne Marie Rousseau of Chelsea, Ala., to Robert A. Drake of Pelham, Ala., son of Bob and Debra Drake of Hoschton.

The bride-elect is a graduate of the University of Alabama-Birmingham, where she received a bachelor's degree in communications and public relations. She is employed by The Stewart Organization as an account manager.

The future groom is a graduate of Berkmar High School and the University of Alabama-Huntsville, where he received a bachelor's degree in language arts. He is set to graduate this fall from the Birmingham School of Law.

The wedding is planned for April 17 at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church in Homewood, Ala.