Announcement has been made of the engagement of Amanda Belles and Nate Gill, both of Richmond, Va.

An Oct. 18, 2013, wedding is being planned at the Hillbrooke Inn, Charles Town, W.Va.

Belles is the daughter of Cindy and Terry Belles, of Cogan Station. She graduated from Williamsport Area High School in 2001 and received a bachelor’s degree in economics and international relations in 2005 and a master’s degree in special education in 2006 from the College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Va. She is pursuing a degree in accounting from Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Va.

Gill is the son of Faye and Roger Gill, of Richmond. He graduated from Vanna High School in 1996 and received an associate degree in mechanical engineering from John Tyler Community College, Richmond, in 2011. He is employed by Ashland Inc, Hopewell, Va.