Kat Baburina and Brian Ketchem, of State College are engaged to be married in 2011.
She is the daughter of Larisa Murat and Boris Baburina, of St. Petersburg, Russia. She is a 2003 graduate of Grier School in Tyrone, and plans to graduate in May from Penn State University with a major in business administration.
He is a son of Melody Gehlbach and Bob Ketchem, of Harrisburg, and a grandson of Jim and Ruth Knarr, of Belleville. He attended Central Dauphin High School and graduated from Penn State University in 2007 with a bachelor's degree in aerospace engineering. He plans to graduate in May from Penn State University with a master's degree in business administration.