Maldonado | KillianKrista Killian, daughter of Charles and Patricia Killian of Quogue, and Ryan Maldonado, son of Aracely Ivanov of Miami are engaged. The couple met in Los Angeles five years ago through a mutual friend.
Ms. Killian is a 2000 graduate of Westhampton Beach High School and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in media studies from SUNY Purchase in 2005. She now works in Los Angeles as a producer of reality and docu-series television programs.
Mr. Maldonado received a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Northwestern University and a master’s degree in screenwriting from the University of Southern California. He is a television drama writer, who most recently wrote for season nine of ABC’s “Grey’s Anatomy.”
The couple is planning a spring 2015 wedding on Long Island.