Susan Kubitz of Gainesville and the late Frank Kubitz announce the engagement of their daughter Ashleigh Suzanne Kubitz to Brian James Kovach, son of Larry and Kathy Kovach of Jesup.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mildred Hopkins of Athens and the late Earl Hopkins, and Saul Kubitz of Eatonton and the late Alice Kubitz.
She is a 2002 graduate of Gainesville High School in Gainesville. She attended Gainesville College in Oakwood and majored in business administration. She is employed as a client service supervisor by Spherion Staffing in Gainesville.
The groom-elect is the grandson of Virginia DePratter of Waycross and the late Reavis “PeeWee” DePratter, and Matthew Kovach of Waycross and the late Oceil Kovach.
He is a 2000 graduate of Wayne County High School in Jesup. He graduated in 2005 from Valdosta State University with a bachelor’s degree in education. He received a master’s degree in curriculum and instruction at Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. He is employed as an eighth-grade history teacher by Gainesville City Schools in Gainesville.
The couple plan to wed May 24, 2014, at First Baptist Church in Gainesville.