Jay and Nancy Berkowitz of Bryn Mawr, and Peter and Jarmila Zapletal of Jackson, Ms., announce the engagement of their children, Ross Bennet Berkowitz and Audrey Lynne Zapletal.
Sharing in their happiness is Audrey's brother, David Yaron Zapletal, also of Jackson.
Ross graduated from Vassar College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in religion. He holds a Master of Arts degree in modern Jewish history from New York University. Ross is executive director of The Collaborative in Philadelphia.
Audrey, a graduate of Boston University with a Bachelor of Science degree in occupational therapy, holds a Master of Science degree in occupational therapy from Thomas Jefferson University. She is a pediatric occupational therapist working in the Philadelphia area. Audrey is also an adjunct instructor at Thomas Jefferson University.
Ross is the grandson of Lillian Neff and the late Meyer Nef fof Aventura, Fla.; and the late Sara and Jack Berkowitz. Audrey is the granddaughter of Martin and Margit Zapletal of Woodside, N.Y.; and the late Kareland Vilma Tichy of Prague, Czech Republic.
The couple currently lives in Center City, and is planning a June wedding.