John and Terri Parsons are pleased to announce the engagement of their son, Jason Wesley Parsons, to Sylvia Catherine Wu. Sylvia is the daughter of Frank and Stella Wu.
Jason is a 2002 graduate of Broken Bow High School and graduated from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln with a degree in international relations. He commissioned into the Air Force in 2006, and is now a Captain stationed in Kaiserslautern, Germany. Jason has served in Japan, the Philippines, Iraq, and is currently deployed to Southern Afghanistan.
Sylvia is a graduate of Sylvania Southview High School in Ohio and graduated from Yale University with degrees in history and political science. She earned a law degree from Columbia Law School and completed doctoral work at Harvard University in international history. Sylvia previously served as Legislative Counsel to former Senator Arlen Specter and as an attorney at the U.S. Department of Commerce in Washington, D.C. She is currently a lawyer in Denver.
The couple is planning a September 2012 wedding.