Eagle River residents Brittney Seavey and David Cannamore were engaged to be married on Jan. 11, 2012 in Juneau. The couple will wed on Aug. 18, 2012 in Eagle River.
The bride is the daughter of Jim and Nathalie Steffens. She is a 2009 graduate of Chugiak High School and is currently attending the University of Alaska Southeast studying geography and environmental science. She enjoys kayaking, knitting, good coffee (Kaladi) and hiking.
The groom is the son of Allan and Kim Cannamore. He is a 2007 graduate of Eagle River High School and a 2011 graduate of the University of Alaska Southeast. He enjoys rock climbing, kayaking, good beer and baseball.
David proposed in Juneau on a small bluff overlooking the ocean.
The couple met in January 2010 through a mutual friend. David however returned to Juneau at the end of the month to continue school. Brittney moved to Juneau in September to start school and they began dating in January 2011.