Merle and David Kramer of Huntingdon Valley announce the engagement of their son, Joshua Ian, to Nicole Friedman, daughter of Sharon and Jeffrey Friedman of Watchung, N.J.
Joshua, a graduate of Northeast High School, earned a bachelor’s degree in computer engineering and a Ph.D. in electrical engineering from the University of Delaware. He is currently on the technical staff at MIT Lincoln Laboratory in Lexington, Mass.
A graduate of Watchung Hills Regional High School in Warren, N.J., Nicole earned a bachelor’s degree in elementary and special education from the University of Delaware. She also holds a master’s degree in special education from Rutgers University. Nicole is currently an eighth-grade special education teacher in Hillsborough, N.J.
Sharing in the couple’s joy are Joshua’s brother, Seth, and his sister, Lauren; and Nicole’s brother, Daniel.
Joshua is the grandson of Beatrice Nemeroff and the late Samuel Nemeroff, and Philip and Sylvia Kramer. Nicole is the granddaughter of Ann and David Kantrowitz.
The couple, who lives in Branchburg, N.J., is planning an August 2013 wedding.