Wilbur Eugene “Burr” Bakke III of Sarasota, Fla. and Jack Lenoir Foxworth and Dodie Bakke Foxworth, of Preston Hollow are pleased to announce the engagement of their son, Wilbur Eugene “Will” Bakke IV, to Christen Arin Batson, daughter of Joanne Batson and the late Mark Batson, of Waco, Texas.
The bride is a 2010 graduate of Lorena High School in Waco. She received a business degree from Baylor University in 2014. Christen is a residential real estate professional with Keller Williams in Austin, Texas.
The groom is a 2006 graduate of Highland Park High School. He received a film and digital media degree from Baylor University in 2010. Will is a movie writer/director for Riot Studios in Austin.
The couple will exchange vows May 13, 2017 at Earl Harrison House in Waco. They will make their home in Austin.