Jim and Debbie Blackman of Shortwoods Road, New Fairfield, announce the engagement of their daughter, Stacey Blackman, to Miles McIvor, son of Kevin and June McIvor of Hamilton, New Zealand.

The future bride graduated from New Fairfield High School and from California State University in San Diego with a bachelor of social science degree.

The future bridegroom graduated from Hamilton Boys High School in New Zealand and attends Western Connecticut State University in Danbury, pursuing a bachelor of science degree in management information systems. He served in the
U.S. Navy and was stationed in San Diego.

A July wedding is planned.