Mr. and Mrs. Charles M. Russell Jr. of Conyers announce the engagement of their daughter, Callie Elizabeth Russell, to Jay Benjamin Hecht IV, son of Ms. Paula Hecht of Columbus and Mr. Jay B. Hecht III of Columbus.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Charles M. Russell Sr. of Conyers and the late Mr. and Mrs. Ben F. Manis of Dalton. She is a 2005 graduate of George Walton Academy and a 2009 graduate of Mercer University, where she earned a degree in mathematics.

The future groom is the grandson of Mrs. Jeanie Dillard and the late Mr. Mack Dillard of Columbus and the late Mr. and Mrs. Jay B. Hecht Jr. of Columbus. He is a 2001 graduate of Brookstone School and a 2006 graduate of Mercer University, where he earned a degree in industrial management. He is currently employed with Carl Gregory of Columbus where he works in the finance and insurance department.

The couple plans to wed on Oct. 24 at Conyers First United Methodist Church.