Garcia and Alvarez to be married

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Amanda Suzanne Garcia and Carlos O. Alvarez have announced their engagement and upcoming wedding on Sept. 14.

Amanda is the daughter of Frances Silva and the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Roddy Silva. He stepfather is Manuel Gallegos.

Amanda Garcia and Carlos Alvarez Engaged to be married

She is a 2003 Belen High School graduate, and she earned her master’s degree in curriculum and instruction from the University of Texas-Arlington. She also has a bachelor’s degree in exercise science from the University of New Mexico.

She is employed with the Los Lunas Schools, where she teaches sixth grade.

Carlos is the son of Maria Estella Gutierrez of El Paso. He is employed by Stuart C. Irby. He is the father of Chris and Matthew Alvarez.