HANNIBAL -- Mr. and Mrs. William Mitchell Sharp have announced the engagement of their daughter, Suzanne Elizabeth "Betsy" Sharp, to James Quatman "Jake" Lynch, son of Mr. and Mrs. James Robert Lynch of Kansas City.
The future bride is a 2002 graduate of Westminster College in Fulton, where she received a Bachelor of Arts in business and finance and was a member of Kappa Alpha Theta women's fraternity. She earned a Juris Doctorate from the University of Missouri at Kansas City School of Law in 2005. A Sikeston native, she presently practices bankruptcy law with the Wagoner Bankruptcy Group in the Kansas City area.
A Kansas City native, the prospective bridegroom received a Bachelor of Science in business management from Regis University in Denver in 2004. He is employed as a manager for Applebees International in Overland Park, Kan. Plans are under way for a New Year's Eve wedding at Visitation Catholic Church in Kansas City.