Rife, Chite to wed

James and Nancy Rife of Elburn announce the engagement of their daughter, Allison Ann Rife, to Mark Michael Chite, son of Anthony and Deborah Chite of Olney, Md.

The bride-to-be is a 2001 graduate of Central High School in Burlington and the University of Maryland. She is employed by the Loudoun County Fire & Rescue Department as a firefighter and emergency medical technician.

The future groom is a 1999 graduate of Sherwood High School in Sandy Spring, Md., and the University of Maryland. He is employed by the Hyattsville City Police Department as a police officer.

The wedding ceremony will be May 7, 2011, in Elgin, Ill.