Mr. and Mrs. Stephen M. Mix of Beaufort announce the engagement of their daughter, Caroline Elizabeth Mix of Durham, N.C., to Alexander Carroll Stapleton, of Washington, D.C., the son of Mr. and Mrs. Jonathan C. Stapleton of New York, N.Y.
The wedding is Sept. 24, 2011, at First Presbyterian Church, Beaufort.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph A. Mix, Mr. Lee V. Landing, Jr., and the late Mrs. Winnis H. Landing, all of Beaufort, S.C.
She is a graduate of the South Carolina Governor's School for Science and Math in Hartsville, S.C. She graduated with a B.A. in Political Science and Spanish from Duke University. She received a Juris Doctor from Duke University.
The groom-elect is the grandson of Mrs. Marea C. Stapleton of Little Compton, R.I., the late Mr. Alfred B. Stapleton, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth C. Carlson. He is a graduate of The Collegiate School in New York. He received a B.A. in History from Duke University. He is an associate of the Podesta Group, a government relations and public affairs firm.