Mona Cherry and Eric Shore announce the engagement of their son, Brett Shore, to Amy Wall, daughter of Kathleen Barker and Thomas Wall of Slidell, La.

    Amy graduated from Lehigh University with a degree in biology. She is also a graduate of the medical school at Louisiana State University. Amy is now serving a residency in anesthesiology at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital in Boston.

    Brett graduated from Princeton University with a degree in molecular biology. He then graduated from the medical school at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He will start a residency in orthopedic surgery in July at the Harvard Combined Orthopedic Residency in Boston.

    Brett is the grandson of the late Bernard and Corinne Cherry, and the late Ruben and Mary Shore. Amy is the granddaughter of Lester and Bernice Wall, and Irene Barker and the late John Barker.

    The couple plans to be married in October at the Harvard Faculty Club in Cambridge, Mass.