Susan and Philip Bootel of Southampton announce the engagement of their daughter, Samantha Paige Bootel, to Josh Lebowitz, son of Cindy and Terry Lerman, and Kim Lebowitz of Pittsburgh.
Samantha is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in psychology. She is a cofounder of Liberty Me, a nonprofit dance studio in Bryn Mawr. Samantha is currently a dance instructor and choreographer at Liberty Me and Dance With Me.
Josh is a graduate of Point Park University, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in public administration. He is currently a leasing consultant with Home Properties.
Samantha is the granddaughter of the late Alex and Leonore Lamb, and the late Mickey and Anna Bootel. Josh is the grandson of Joyce Lebowitz and the late Milt Lebowitz. He is also the grandson of the late Sarah and Moishe Schulhof.
Sharing in the couple's happiness are Samantha's sister, Deborah, and Josh's sister and brothers, Becca, Jake, and Joey.
The couple, who lives in Conshohocken, is planning an October wedding.