David and Sherri Strand of Des Peres are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Lillian Sarah, to Daniel Ryan Pernoud, son of Drs. Flavius and Joan Pernoud of Frontenac.
The bride-to-be graduated from Westminster Christian Academy in 2004 and magna cum laude from Valparaiso University in 2008. Her father is director of communications at the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod, and her mother is a partner attorney at Thompson Coburn.
The future groom graduated from Westminster Christian Academy in 2003 and magna cum laude from Valparaiso University in 2007. He plans to attend the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry. Daniel’s father is medical director and his mother is an ophthalmologist at Pernoud Eye Institute. He is the grandson of Mrs. James Hutchins and Dr. and Mrs. Flavius Pernoud Jr.
Daniel proposed in November 2006 on the Bridge of Sighs in Cambridge, England, when Lily was studying abroad.
A June wedding is planned on the sixth anniversary of the couple’s first date at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, with a reception at Forest Hills Country Club. The couple will reside in Kansas City.