Lorie Brey and Jesse Jewel

Tom and Eldonna Brey of New Ulm announce the engagement of their daughter, Lorie Brey, to Jesse Jewell, son of Jim and Janet Jewell of Highlands Ranch, Colo.

Lorie is a graduate of New Ulm High School and the University of Colorado in Boulder.

Jesse is a graduate of Highlands Ranch High School.

The couple met through their involvement in the international performing arts program Up With People.

An April 9, 2016, wedding is planned.