Lyndsey Redding, of Columbus, and John Wood, of Urbana, have recently announced their engagement and upcoming wedding. The bride-to-be is the daughter of John and Jane Redding, Portsmouth. Her fiancé is the son of Tim and Pat Wood, Forest. The couple will exchange vows August 16 at Atonement Lutheran Church in Columbus. Redding is a 2004 graduate of Clay High School and a 2009 graduate of The Ohio State University with a Bachelor of Science in Biology. She is an Information Associate with The Ohio State University Foundation. Wood is a 2005 graduate of Upper Sandusky High School, a 2008 graduate of Purdue University with a Bachelor’s of Science in Plant Genetics and Plant Breeding, a 2011 graduate of Trinity Evangelical Divinity School with a Master’s of Divinity, and is currently a graduate student at Iowa State University. He is a Research Associate with DuPont Pioneer.