Regan Faye Davis, daughter of Joy and Lenny Davis of Wilmington, Del., and Alan Michael Root, son of Donna and Joel Root of Philadelphia, were engaged on June 29 in Ocean City, Md. Alan proposed with his great-grandmother May's engagement ring.
The couple are graduates of the University of Delaware.
Regan earned a bachelor's degree in early-childhood education and special education, and a master's degree in education focusing on severe disabilities. Alan holds a bachelor's degree in political science.
Regan works as an applied behavior-analysis coach for the Fairfax County Schools. Alan attends the George Washington University Law School.
Regan is the granddaughter of Mrs. Marion Brenner and the late Leo Brenner of Wilmington, Del.; and the late Mr. and Mrs. Irving Davis. Alan is the grandson of Dr. and Mrs. Sam Root; and the late Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Fox.
The couple, who lives in Arlington, Va., met on a blind date arranged by Alan's sister, Rachel.
They are planning a 2007 wedding.