Barry and Pennie Pearson of Ooltewah announce the engagement of their daughter, Victoria Jo Pearson, to Brian Patrick Kjeldgaard, son of Michael and Karen Kjeldgaard of Chattanooga. The wedding is planned for Saturday, May 9, at First Cumberland Presbyterian Church. The future bride is the granddaughter of Ellis and Gayle Pearson of Hixson, Sue Ricketts of Soddy-Daisy and the late Johnny Higgins. Ms. Pearson graduated from Ooltewah High School. She is pursuing a degree in medical assisting from Miller-Motte Technical College. She is employed by Discovery Point Daycare and is a member of Bayside Baptist Church. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Kathy Kjeldgaard of Warner Robins, Ga., the late Louis Kjeldgaard, Penny Baumann of Miami and George Youvas of Davis, Fla. Mr. Kjeldgaard graduated from Chattanooga Central High School. He is employed by UPS and is a member of St. Stephen?s Catholic Church.