Paul and Karen Hobbs of Cincinnati announce the engagement of their daughter, Jennifer Lee, to Gene Barry Southers, son of William and Sheila Southers of Harrodsburg.
Blum is a 1988 graduate of Sycamore High School in Cincinnati and is a student at the University of Cincinnati. She is employed by the Council on Child Abuse.
Southers is a 1987 graduate of Burgin High School and a 1992 graduate of the University of Kentucky and Lexington Community College with a degree in radiological technology. He is a research associate at the University of Cincinnati Center for Imaging Research.