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Douglas Coppola Jr. and Katharine Hagler

Richard and Connie Hagler of Gainesville announce the engagement of their daughter Katharine Ann Hagler to Douglas Steven Coppola Jr., son of Doug Coppola and Mimi Barnes-Coppola of Buffalo, N.Y.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Bill and Ann Livesay of Roswell, and the late Jack and Mary Anne Hagler.

She is a 2000 graduate of Gainesville High School in Gainesville. She graduated in 2004 from the University of Georgia with a degree in risk management and insurance. She is employed as an operations administrator at Munich Reinsurance America in Princeton, N.J.

The groom-elect is the grandson of Andrew and Vivian Coppola of Buffalo, N.Y., and the late John and Paula Barnes.

He is a 2002 graduate of Canisius High School in Buffalo, N.Y. He graduated in 2006 from Princeton University with a degree in psychology. He is employed as a coach for the open women’s rowing team at Princeton University in Princeton, N.J.

The couple plan to wed Aug. 17, 2013, at St. Luke the Evangelist in Dahlonega.