Samantha R. Vaassen and Jared S. Cullen, Platteville, announce their engagement and upcoming marriage on Sept. 5. The wedding ceremony will be at 2:30 p.m. at Katie’s Garden in Platteville.
Parents of the future bride are Bonnie and Terry Vaassen, Platteville. Parents of the future groom are Connie and Steven Cullen, Platteville.
Samantha graduated from the Illinois College of Optometry. She works as an optometrist at Medical Associates.
Jared earned a Bachelor of Science in research from Edgewood College. He works as a scientist/laboratory manager at the School of Medicine and Public Health, Department of Surgery at UW–Madison.