ATLANTA, Ga. - Channel 2 Action News has confirmed that Mayor Kasim Reed is engaged to be married. A spokeswoman for the mayor’s office confirmed the couple is expecting.
He provided a statement about his engagement in a news release Monday morning.
"I want to announce the wonderful news that I proposed to Sarah-Elizabeth Langford over the weekend. I could not feel more blessed that she agreed to marry me, and we look forward to building a family together in the greatest city in America. I am honored to have our friends and family share this special moment with us and I ask that our privacy is respected as we celebrate this personal occasion."
According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Langford, daughter of Atlanta attorney Susan Pease Langford and the late State Sen. Arthur Langford, is a real estate developer and former Miss District of Columbia. She is a graduate of the University of Michigan and Howard University School of Law, Reed’s alma mater.
Officials have not confirmed the baby's due date nor the couple's wedding date.