Amanda Lee Fechter and Alexander James Kuiper of Martinez are happy to announce their engagement to be married on May 12, 2012, at the Pavilion at V Marketplace, in Yountville.
Amanda is the daughter of Dennis and Jan Fechter of Napa, and granddaughter of Marge Fechter and Joanne and Red Coil, all of Calistoga. She graduated Vintage High School in 2004, and Chico State University in 2008, with a degree in business. She is an account manager for Heffernan Insurance in Walnut Creek.
Alexander is the son of Dian and Brian Miller and Richard Kuiper, all of Martinez, and grandson of Nancy Lastra of Martinez, Barry and Alison Lastra of Bloomfield, Conn., and George Kuiper of Pittsburg, Calif. He graduated College Park High School in 2001, and Chico State University, with a degree in business, in 2007. He works for Chevron in San Ramon as a human resources analyst.