Bob and Cindy Kirkland of Caulfield announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their son, Robert Joseph Kirkland, to Hannah Katherine Fielder, daughter of David and Julie Fielder of Springfield. The groom-elect is a 2011 graduate of Bakersfield High School and a 2016 graduate of Missouri State University with a degree in ag business; he is employed at ClearWater Angus in Republic. The bride-elect is a 2014 graduate of Kickapoo High School in Springfield and a 2017 graduate of Missouri State University with a degree in accounting; she is employed with Duckett Ladd LLP in Springfield. Wedding vows will be exchanged May 19, 2018, at Tuscan Hills in Strafford. The couple will make their home in Republic.