Robin and Alfred Simeone of Amsterdam, announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashleigh Simeone, to Kenneth Newkirk, the son of Patricia and Paul Newkirk of Tribes Hill.
Simeone is a 2003 graduate of Amsterdam High School and the 2007 valedictorian of the State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry at Syracuse University. She is employed as an information technology business analyst at Amsterdam Printing and Litho.
Newkirk is a 1999 graduate of Fonda-Fultonville High School and a 2004 graduate of SUNY Plattsburgh, Clinton County. He is employed at Newkirk Excavating and Trucking Inc.
A wedding is being planned for September.