Joan and Chuck Sandler of Warwick; Steven Hersh of Philadelphia; and Mindi and Larry Newman of Brentwood, Calif.; announce the engagement of their children, Jamie Alexandra Hersh and Brett Andrew Sandler.

    Jamie graduated magna cum laude from Penn State University with a degree in communications. She is currently pursuing a master's degree in elementary education.

    Brett graduated from Syracuse University with a degree in finance and marketing. He is the director of marketing and business development for Profit Marketing, Inc.

    Jamie is the granddaughter of JoAnn and Barry Hersh of Bala Cynwyd, and Janice and Burt Liebman of Boynton Beach, Fla. Brett is the grandson of the late Lyla and Nathan Budnick, and the late Sadye and Morris Sandler, both of Philadelphia.

    Sharing in the couple's joy are Jamie's sister and brother-in-law, Lauren and Paul Lipowicz; her brother, Joey Hersh; and Brett's brother and sister-in-law, Sarah and Scott Sandler, along with nephews Nate and Caden.

    The couple, who lives in Center City, is planning a September 2011 wedding in Philadelphia.