Lewis and Shelly Shumas of Maple Glen, and Jack and Roberta Rubinlicht of Huntingdon Valley announce the engagement of their children, Melissa Stacey Shumas and Philip Leon Rubinlicht.
Melissa, who attended Upper Dublin High School, holds a child-care degree. She is currently teaching at a private school.
Philip, who attended Lower Moreland High School, is a graduate of Temple University and holds a master's degree in business with a focus in finance.
Sharing in the couple's happiness are family and friends.
Melissa is the granddaughter of Marilyn Rubin and the late Robert Rubin, and the late Lillian and Harry Shumas. Philip is the grandson of the late Hesh and Phyllis Wolov, Adele ("Gina") and Isadore Hauptman, and the late Philip Rubinlicht.
The couple, who lives in North Wales, is planning a spring 2012 wedding.