Alan and Carole Rothman of King of Prussia announce the engagement of their daughter, Ilyssa Renee, to Brian Adam Weiss, son of Harlan L. and Layne Weiss of Gaithersburg, Md.
Ilyssa is a graduate of the University of Maryland, College Park, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in mathematics and secondary education for mathematics. She also earned a master's degree in school administration and supervision from the Johns Hopkins University. Ilyssa is a math teacher at Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School in Bethesda, Md.
Brian earned a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Maryland, College Park. He also holds a master's degree in engineering from the University of Maryland. Brian is a mechanical engineer working for the National Institute of Standards and Technology in Gaithersburg.
Ilyssa is the granddaughter of Charlotte and Sam Yorker; the late Sidney Rothman; and the late Esther and Jack Heffler. Brian is the grandson of Francis and Jack Schooler; and Ethel Weiss and the late Richard Weiss.
The couple is planning a September 2007 wedding in Philadelphia.