Heidi Annelies Reed and Richard Jean Pascal Thomas, both of Nantes, France, announce their engagement.

Ms. Reed is the daughter of Nancy Jo and Tom Reed of Columbus. She is a professor at Audencia Nantes École de Management.

Mr. Thomas, the son of Monique and Christian Thomas of Nantes, is an engineer at Axima.

The wedding will be Dec. 29 in Rincon, Puerto Rico.