Kara Suzanne Miller and Matthew John McCarty are planning a May 5, 2018, wedding in Ithaca, N.Y.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of Sue and Stanley R. Goleb, Hermitage, and the late Andrew M. (Bud) Miller, Farrell. She is the granddaughter of the late Jack S. and M. Roberta Sanford, Wheatland, and the late Andrew (Ben) and Helen Miller, Farrell.
The future groom is the son of John and Emily McCarty, Baldwinsville, N.Y.
Miss Miller graduated from Kennedy Catholic High School, Hermitage, and Gannon University in Erie, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology. She earned a master's degree in higher education administration at the College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Va.,and is currently a doctoral candidate in Colorado State University's Higher Education Leadership program. She is the director of sorority and fraternity life at Cornell University in Ithaca, N.Y.
Her fiance is a graduate of Pulaski High School in Pulaski, N.Y., and the State University of New York at Oswego, with a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration. He is employed by Exelon Corp. as a senior reactor operator and shift manager at the James A. Fitzpatrick Nuclear Power Plant in Oswego, N.Y.