Gwen and Louis Forman of Richboro, Pa., and Margate, N.J., announce the engagement of their daughter, Brooke Marlee Forman, to Zachary ("Zak") Aaron Kaplan, son of Nancy and Alan Kaplan of New Rochelle, N.Y.
Brooke, who graduated from the University of Maryland with a bachelor's degree in Spanish, will complete work toward a master's degree in human-resource management from the University of Maryland University College in May. She is currently working for the National Labor Relations Board.
Zak also graduated from the University of Maryland with a Bachelor of Science degree in kinesiology. He is the fitness manager for a Washington Sports Club.
Sharing in the couple's joy are Brooke's brother, Mitch; along with Zak's sister, Jackie, and brother, Keith.
Brooke is the granddaughter of Leah Glassman Eisenberg and the late Hubert Eisenberg, and Marvin and Phyllis Schwartz Forman. Zak is the grandson of Leo Kaplan and the late Ruth Gorfinkel Kaplan, and the late Richard "Eddie" Gasper and Anona Orton Gasper.
The couple, who currently lives outside of Washington, D.C., is planning a May 2012 wedding in Philadelphia.