Marion and Al Hunsberger of Clearwater, Fla., formerly of Doylestown, and Clarissa and Joel Bencan of Ambler announce the engagement of their children, Ashley Anne Hunsberger and Zachary William Callmann Bencan.
Ashley, a graduate of Central Bucks West High School, attended Rollins College, graduating cum laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in psychology. She completed "Teach for America," where she earned a Master of Science degree in urban education from the University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education. Ashley teaches eighth-grade English and social-studies at the Benjamin Franklin Elementary School in Philadelphia.
Zachary is a graduate of Upper Dublin High School. He attended Duke University, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree degree in psychology (concentration in neuroscience) with a minor in biology, graduating magna cum laude. Zachary completed "Teach for America," where he also earned a Master of Science degree in urban education from the University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education. He taught biology for three years in Philadelphia. Zachary is employed as a rotational manager at McMaster-Carr Supply in Robbinsville, N.J.
Zachary is the grandson of the late Eleanore R. Bencan of Cherry Hill, N.J.
Sharing in the couple's happiness are Ashley's siblings, Andrew and Allison Hunsberger, and Zachary's brother, Adam Bencan.
The couple, who lives in Philadelphia, is planning a May wedding.