Jim and Susan Trendel, Ottawa, announce the engagement of their daughter, Rachel Trendel, Kansas City, Mo., to Jeremy Stutes, Kansas City, Mo. He is the son of Rick and Diane Stutes, Tomball, Texas. Her grandparents are the late Howard and Mickey Brown; and Dean Trendel and the late Wilma Trendel.His grandparents are Robert and Norma Huggins, Tomball, Texas; and Ann Stutes and the late Alvin Stutes. She graduated from the University of Kansas with a degree in communication studies. She also earned a K-6 teacher licensure from Ottawa University-Kansas City and is currently working on a masterís degree in education intervention with Ottawa University. She will be a third-grade teacher in Kansas City, Mo., this fall. He graduated from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University with a masterís degree in management. He is director of terminal operations at Kansas City Southern Railway.The wedding is scheduled for September 2010 in Kansas City, Mo.