Dr. Thomas and Susan Serra of Conyers announce the engagement of their daughter, Carley Liang Serra, to Timothy Van Heest of Conyers, son of Scott and Jane Van Heest.

The bride-elect is currently attending the University of Georgia and plans to graduate in May with a bachelor of science degree. After graduation she plans to further her education in nursing.

The future groom is currently attending Vanderbilt University and plans to graduate in May with a bachelor of engineering degree in chemical engineering. He plans to pursue his PhD upon graduation.

The couple plans to wed at the Sugarloaf Country Club on May 16.