Tricia Gutierrez & Ethan Hanks

Tricia Victoria Gutierrez and Ethan Hanks of Kingman recently announced their engagement. The bride is the daughter of Victor T. Gutierrez of Miami and Jacqueline Gutierrez of Kingman. The groom is the son of Rolland and Sharon Hanks of Kingman.

Tricia grew up in Miami, where she attended high school and began college at Miami Dade College. She moved to Kingman in July of 2006. She is now in a work-study program in the Financial Aid Office at Mohave Community College. This will be her last semester before she graduates with her A.S. in Social and Behavioral Science. She will then transfer to NAU for a bachelor's degree. She is currently an active member in the international honor society Phi Theta Kappa and a full-time student.

Ethan was born and raised in Kingman. He works alongside his father in the family business, Rolland's Plumbing Service. He has also started a new Web-based retail company that specializes in board games. The small business Wizards World of Gaming also hosts local monthly gaming events.

The wedding is planned for April 10, 2010. The location is undecided at the moment but will likely be local.