Mr. and Mrs. Bradford L. Bright of University Park are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Holly Marie Bright, to Christopher Michael Towson, son of Mrs. Mary Towson of Grosse Pointe Farms, Mich., and Mr. Tom Towson of Lake Forest, Ill.
The bride is a 2002 graduate of Highland Park High School. She received a Bachelor of Arts in cinema television critical studies from the University of Southern California in 2006 and a Juris Doctorate from Pepperdine University School of Law in 2009. She works as counsel, business and legal affairs at Bento Box Entertainment in Burbank, Calif.
The groom is a 2001 graduate of Lake Forest High School in Lake Forest, Ill. He received a Bachelor of Arts in political science with double minors in economics and leadership & organizations from Vanderbilt University in 2005, and in 2009 he received a Juris Doctorate from Pepperdine University School of Law. The groom is an attorney and private home-school teacher.
The couple will exchange vows at Highland Park United Methodist Church on Dec. 14, 2013, a date chosen to honor the groom’s late grandfather, #14 Robert “Hunchy” Hoernschemeyer, who played for the Detroit Lions alongside Doak Walker and Bobby Layne in the Lions’ 1952 and 1953 championship seasons.