Mariel Hildenbrand and Alexander Stanley Pawlowski IV plan to marry Oct. 12, 2013, in Princeton, Ill.
Hildenbrand is the daughter of Emily and Richard Hildenbrand of Carol Stream, Ill. She is a 2006 graduate of Glenbard North High School in Carol Stream and a 2010 graduate of Blackburn College in Carlinville, Ill., with a degree in intercultural communications, Spanish and Latin American studies. She works as a stage manager for First Stage Children's Theater in Milwaukee.
Pawlowski is the son of Melinda and Alexander Pawlowski III of Medford. He is a 1997 graduate of Elmira High School, a 2005 graduate of the University of Oregon with a bachelor's degree in theater arts and a 2008 graduate of West Virginia University with a Master of Fine Arts in acting. He works as a professional actor for Milwaukee Repertory Theater.