Cheryl and Joseph Soffer of Bryn Mawr, Tina and Richard Fox of Penn Valley, and Gloria and Manny Ringel of Fort Washington announce the engagement of their children, Lauren Paige Fox and Benjamin Harry Ringel.
The couple met while attending Pennsylvania State University. Lauren graduated with honors from Penn State with a bachelor’s degree in public relations. She is employed as a senior program manager at Crowdtap in New York City.
Ben graduated with honors with a bachelor’s degree in economics from Penn State. He is a graduate student at New York University’s Stern School of Business, working for his MBA.
Lauren is the granddaughter of Bill Forman and the late Myra Forman, and the late Martin and Rita Fox.
Ben is the grandson of the late Samuel and Rosalind Ringel and the late Edwin and Selma Wilets.
Sharing in the couple’s happiness are siblings Jordan Soffer, Blake Fox, Merrie (Dan) Morris, Amy (Dustin) Eward, nieces Kelsey and Eve, and nephews Avery and Eli.
Lauren and Ben are planning a June 2018 wedding in Philadelphia.