Carole and Joseph Gekoski of Bryn Mawr and Ventnor, N.J., and Barbara and Herbert Pressman of Bryn Mawr and Longport, N.J., announce the engagement of their children, Shari Kimberly Gekoski and Andrew Blair Pressman.
Shari graduated cum laude from Tulane University with a Bachelor of Science degree in finance from the A.B. Freeman School of Business. After graduation, she joined Accenture as a strategy consultant in the pharmaceutical and medical products group. Shari also graduated from the Villanova University School of Law, where she was a managing editor of the Villanova Law Review. She currently practices corporate and real estate law with the Philadelphia law firm of White and Williams LLP.
Drew graduated cum laude from Hobart College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics. He currently heads the finance and private-equity practices for JM & Company, a boutique executive search firm in Wayne. Drew also coaches the MAB Lacrosse Club, which won the USCLA Club Lacrosse Championship earlier this year.
Shari is the granddaughter of Frances ("Jerri") and Jack Udin of Pembroke Pines, Fla., formerly of Havertown; and Shirley ("Sally") Gekoski and the late Gilbert ("Babe") Gekoski of Wynnewood, formerly of Havertown. Drew is the grandson of the late Albert and Esther Gartzman Wapner of Philadelphia, formerly of Elkins Park; and the late Benjamin and Jennie Snapper Pressman of Philadelphia.
The couple is planning a July wedding in Philadelphia.