Mr. Paul V. Fitch II of Charlotte, N.C. and Dr. Margaret H. Fitch of Aiken, S.C. are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Margaret Kendall Fitch, to Jonathan Henry Bailey, eldest son of Mr. and Mrs. Michael W. Bailey of London, United Kingdom.
The bride-elect is a maternal granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Murphy M. Holloway of Atlanta, G.A. and a paternal granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Paul V. Fitch of Paintsville, K.Y.
She is a 2002 graduate of Aiken High School. She is a 2006 graduate of Duke University with a degree in Public Policy. She is currently employed by Bain & Company, a management consulting firm, in New York, N.Y.
The groom-elect is a maternal grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Edward H. Jenkins of Bristol, England and a paternal grandson of the late Mr. C.W.E. Bailey, known as Bill, and Mrs. Sylvia D. Bailey, of Chepstow, Wales.
He is a 2003 graduate of Westminster School in London. He is a 2006 graduate of the University of Oxford with a degree in History. He is currently employed by McKinsey & Company, a management consulting firm, in New York, N.Y.
The couple met in 2009 while graduate students in a joint-degree program at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government and the Harvard Business School, from which they graduated in 2012.
The wedding is planned for May 3, 2014 in Aiken, S.C.