Mr. and Mrs. Richard Kelliher of West Warwick announce the engagement of their daughter, Kristen Lynne Kelliher, to Matthew Robert Kent, son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Kent Jr. of Warwick.
The future bride is a graduate of The Prout High School and summa cum laude graduate of Assumption College in Worcester, Mass. She is employed by Home Loan Investment Bank, FSB.
The future groom is a graduate of Bishop Hendricken High School in Warwick. He attended the Community College of Rhode Island. He is the owner of MRKBuilders, LLC.
Kristen and Matt met in 2002 at Kent Hospital. They were working part-time while attending school. In May 2010, they became engaged. They are planning a July 7, 2012 wedding at Independence Harbor, Assonet, Mass.