Arlene H. Sacks of North Wales and Charlotte A. Brooks of Cincinnati announce the Dec. 25 engagement of their children, Bryan Keith Sacks and Cheryl Ann Brooks.

    Bryan, a graduate of Penn State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in psychology, teaches philosophy at Drexel University and Rutgers University. He is also the president of Breakaway Publications, Inc.

    Cheryl is a graduate of the University of Oregon School of Law. She is employed with the Defender Association of Philadelphia.

    Bryan is the son of Stephen M. Sacks of Philadelphia. He is the grandson of the late Bernard and Verna Sacks, the late Sydney and Belle Yaffe, and the late Esther Yaffe. He is also the grandson of Adeline Brownstein and the late Joseph Brownstein. All are from Philadelphia.

    Cheryl is the daughter of Stuart M. Brooks of Tampa, Fla.; mother of Jade M. Brooks of San Francisco; and stepdaughter of the late Ward E. Bullock of Cincinnati. She is the granddaughter of the late Max and Ida Goldfein of Steubenville, Ohio; and the late Irv and Mildred Brooks of Cincinnati.

    The couple is planning a July wedding.