Cindy and Robert Grodanz of Lafayette Hill announce the engagement of their daughter, Danielle Beth Grodanz, to Steven Ira Redel, son of Barbara and Jeff Redel of Vineland, N.J.

    Danielle graduated from the University of Delaware with a bachelor's degree in communications. She earned a master's degree in elementary education from Chestnut Hill College and is now working toward a reading specialist certification. Danielle currently works in the Colonial School District.

    Steven graduated from Drexel University Culinary School with a minor in business. While in school, he cooked in a few of Philadelphia's finest restaurants. Steven works in his family's business in the Italian Market.

    Sharing in the couple's happiness are Danielle's siblings, Aimee, Melanie and Michael; brother-in-law Etan Frankel; sister-in-law Susan (nee Grisafi); nieces Evie, Zoe and Lucy; and grandmother Freda Anmuth Grant. Joining in the celebration are Steven's siblings, Henry, Michael and Rebecca; sister-in-law Dalya (nee Levin); the Katz family; and grandmother Helen Redel.

    Danielle and Steven were introduced by Steven's cousin, whom Danielle met while on Birthright in 2006.

    The couple, who lives in Philadelphia, is planning an October wedding in Philadelphia.