Patti and Rick Weiss of Voor-hees, N.J., and Joan and Richard Raisman of Upper Gwynedd announce the engagement of their children, Alysa Michelle Weiss and Matthew Neil Raisman.
Alysa, a graduate of Eastern Regional High School, holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in telecommunications from Indiana University Bloomington. She recently earned a Master of Science degree in occupational therapy from Thomas Jefferson University.
Matthew, a graduate of Lower Moreland High School, earned a Bachelor of Science degree in marketing at Temple University. He is employed as a team leader at Lincoln Financial.
Alysa is the granddaughter of Lillian Zelnick and the late Martin Zelnick of Cherry Hill, N.J.; and Sidney and Evelyn Weiss, also of Cherry Hill. Matthew is the grandson of Charlotte Reber and the late Marvin Reber of Philadelphia, and the late Frances and Morris Raisman, also of Philadelphia.
Sharing in the couple's joy are Alysa's brother, Adam Weiss; and Matthew's brother and sister-in-law, Randy and Neeli Raisman, along with niece and nephew Stevie and Noah Raisman; and his sister and brother-in-law, Marnee and Craig Lipkin.
The couple, who lives in Center City, is planning a 2011 winter wedding.