Ashley Gillam and Bradley Phillips, along with their families, are pleased to announce their engagement.

Ms. Gillam, daughter of Ms. Pansy Westrich and Mr. James Gillam, is a graduate of Conway High School and the University of Mississippi. Currently she works as a Corporate Sales Manager in the hospitality industry.

Mr. Phillips, son of Mr. Bill and Mrs. Peggy Phillips of Conway, is a graduate of Conway High School and the University of Central Arkansas. He currently works as a lobbyist for Phillips Management and Consulting Service and is acting President of LobbyUp Inc.

The couple grew up together as neighbors. Over the past three decades, their relationship has blossomed from childhood friends, to best friends, to soul-mates and now to husband and wife. The couple looks forward to beginning their life together and starting a family in Conway.

The wedding will take place in a private ceremony to be held in the gardens of the home of Bill and Peggy Phillips on June 1st. A farm to table dinner will be prepared on site by family friend and James Beard Award Winning Chef Lee Richardson.