Rebecca Anne Woods Bliquez and Sean Gordon Overland, both of Seattle, plan to marry there later this summer.
Bliquez is the daughter of Lawrence and Patricia Bliquez of Seattle. She is a graduate of Roosevelt High School in Seattle, and Western Washington university in Bellingham, where she earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in history. She has a Master of Library Science degree from the University of Arizona in Tucson, and currently works as a research librarian at the University of Washington.
Overland is the son of Dr. Eric and Marjorie Overland of Medford. He is a 1990 graduate of South Medford High School, and studied in Bremen, Germany as a Rotary exchange student. He graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Pomona College, in Claremont, Calif., with a degree in international relations. He holds a master's in European studies from Cambridge university in England and a doctorate in political science from UCLA. He currently works at Amazon.com on the Kindle team.