Mr. and Mrs. Brad McCue of Elizabeth, W.Va., announce the engagement of their daughter, Brittany Nichole McCue, to Daniel Seth Allen, son of Sue and Mike Allen of Elizabeth.

The bride-to-be is a graduate of West Virginia University. She is employed as a patent examiner at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

The prospective bridegroom is a graduate of Wirt County High School. He is employed by CSX .

An August wedding is planned.