Announcement has been made of the engagement of Heather Colleen O’Brien and Scott Andrew Walters, both of North East, Md.

An Oct. 4, 2014, wedding in Haure de Grace, Md., is being planned.

O’Brien is the daughter of Jody Seibert, of Perryville, Md. She graduated from homeschool in 2003 and is pursuing a master’s degree in human resources at University of Maryland, College Park, Md. She is employed by the Department of Virginia, Perry Point, Md., as a human resources specialist.

Walters is the son of Mary Lou and David Walters, of Montoursville. He graduated from Montoursville Area High School in 2003 and received a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice from Gannon University, Erie, in 2007. He is employed by the Department of Army Aberdeen, Proving Ground, Md., as a police officer.