Dr. and Mrs. Walton Lynn Stringer announce the engagement of their daughter, Sydney Lea Stringer, to Kyle Alexander Zebley, of Pittsburgh. Miss Stringer is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Arthur C. Stringer and the late Dr. and Mrs. Robert Sydney Snyder, all of Jackson.
Miss Stringer is a 2010 graduate of Jackson Preparatory School. She was graduated magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa from the University of Georgia in 2013 with a degree in international affairs. After graduation, she moved to Lilongwe, Malawi, where she taught upper-school literature and history at African Bible Colleges Christian Academy for two years. She then attended law school at the George Washington University Law School in Washington, D.C., where she was graduated with high honors in May 2018, after serving as a member of the George Washington University Law Review, the moot court skills board, and the mock trial skills board.
Admitted to the District of Columbia Bar, she is a litigation associate at Hughes Hubbard and Reed LLP in Washington, D.C., focusing primarily on international trade and internal investigations.
Zebley is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Michael Pierro Zebley of Pittsburgh. He is the grandson of Althea Papa Zebley and the late Charles Oliver Zebley, of Uniontown, Pa., and Virginia Smoot Holladay and the late Thomas Dixon Holladay Jr. of Pittsburgh.
Zebley was graduated from North Allegheny High School in Wexford, Pa. in 2005. He was graduated from Duquesne University, in Pittsburgh in 2009, with degrees in political science and history. After graduation, he moved to Washington, D.C., where he worked as a research assistant for Public Opinion Strategies. He then worked for six years as an aide to Dr. Tom Price, a member of the U.S. House of Representatives, serving as policy assistant, policy advisor, senior advisor, and finally legislative director. In 2017, Zebley moved to the Office of Global Affairs in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, where he began as senior policy advisor and now serves as chief of staff.
The couple wilL exchange vows June 8 at the Chapel at Livingston, followed by a reception at the home of the bride in Madison.
After the wedding, the couple will live in Washington, D.C.