Carole and Andy Shovers of Atlanta announce the engagement of their son, Tim, and Kira Doar, daughter of David Doar and Marjorie Klein of Bethesda, Md.Engagement - Shovers-Doar 1

Tim is a producer and reporter at Red Zebra Broadcasting, ESPN 980, in Rockville, Md. He also co-hosts a show on SportsTalk 570. Tim received his undergraduate degree in communications from the University of Wisconsin. He is the grandson of the late Charlotte and Arthur Adler, who lived in Omaha, Neb., and the late Ruth and Iman Shovers, who lived in Racine, Wis.

Kira received her bachelor’s degree in international relations and Middle East studies from Tufts University and her master’s degree in Middle East studies from the George Washington University. She is a development associate at the Jewish Coalition Against Domestic Abuse in Rockville. Kira is the granddaughter of Lila Klein and the late Harold Klein of Delray Beach, Fla., and the late Josiah Withers and Ruth Doar, who lived in Greensboro, N.C.

A July 3 wedding is planned in Washington, D.C.