Announcement has been made of the engagement of Alicia Tanacredi and Frank Hilsher, both of Alexandria, Va.

A spring 2014 wedding in Alexandria is being planned.

Tanacredi is the daughter of Melanie and Donald Tanacredi, of Vernon, N.J. She received a bachelor’s degree in 2004 and a master’s degree in 2005 in human resources, from University of Scranton. She is employed by a Washington D.C. based non-profit organization.

Hilsher is the son of Eve and Jim Hilsher, of Montoursville. He graduated from Montoursville Area High School in 1997. He received a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice from King’s College, Wilkes-Barre, in 2001, and a master’s degree in public administration from Marywood University, Scranton, in 2003. He is employed as a police officer in Washington D.C.