Announcement has been made of the engagement of Sherry A. Gardner and Michael A. Kuiper, both of Norfolk, Va.

A June 23 wedding at the United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, Md., is being planned.

Gardner is the daughter of Cris and Bill Whitcomb, and Patti and Ron Gardner, all of Picture Rocks. She graduated from Hughesville High School in 1999 and received a bachelor’s degree in speech and communication studies from Edinboro University in 2004. She is employed by WTKR-TV, Norfolk, as a news producer.

Kuiper is the son of Galena and Gary Kuiper, Rockville, Md. He graduated from Rockville High School in 1998 and received a bachelor’s degree in information technology from the Naval Academy in 2006. He serves in the Marine Corps as a captain of the first fleet anti-terrorism security team, Camp Allen, Norfolk.