Roger and Marilynn Russ announce the engagement of their daughter, Alissa Russ, to Peter Jara, both of Indianapolis, Indiana. He is the son of Michael and Marie Jara, Lake Elmo, Minnesota.
Alissa is a 1998 graduate of OHS, 2002 graduate of ISU and earned at Ph.D. from Purdue University in 2007. She conducts research and is an assistant professor at Purdue University, Department of Pharmacy Practice.
Peter is a 2001 graduate of Stillwater Area HS, Minnesota, and a 2005 graduate of the University of Wisconsin, River Falls, Wisconsin. He is a financial accountant.
An October 2019 wedding is planned in Indianapolis, Indiana.