Bruce and Dale Friedman of Bala Cynwyd, and John and Julilee Lasak of Radnor announce the engagement of their children, Ian Keith Friedman and Jessica Lee Lasak.
The couple met at Lafayette College, where Jessica graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English. She also earned a Master of Arts and English from Villanova University's Graduate School. Jessica is currently working as an editorial assistant for Macmillan/McGraw-Hill.
Ian graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in government and law and history. He also holds a master's degree in political science from Villanova University's Graduate School. Ian attends the Seton Hall University School of Law.
Ian is the grandson of Aaron Mersky and the late Sylvia Mersky, and the late Meyer and Claire Friedman. Jessica is the granddaughter of the late Frank and Ann Lasak, and the late Robert and Lila Werteen.
The couple is planning an August wedding.