Joe and Gail Bartholomew of Boardman are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Marissa Bartholomew, to Matthew Davies, son of Diane Davies and William Davies of Cleveland. The couple will be married during an open ceremony at 1:30 p.m. Feb. 20, in St. Charles Church in Boardman. An evening reception will be held by invitation at Avion on the Water Banquet Center in Canfield. The bride-elect graduated from Mercyhurst College in Erie, Pa., with a bachelor of arts in psychology. She received her master of education and her educational specialist degree in school psychology from Kent State University. Miss Bartholomew is a licensed school psychologist with the Mahoning County Educational Service Center. The prospective groom graduated from Mercyhurst College with a bachelor of science in intelligence studies/political science. Mr. Davies is a firefighter with the Youngstown Fire Department.