Beth and Richard Ost of Huntingdon Valley announce the engagement of their daughter, Amy Ost, to Jonathan Brown, son of Sherry and Richard Brown of New Rochelle, N.Y.
The couple met at Emory University, where they both completed undergraduate education.
Amy is a graduate of the Temple University School of Medicine with a medical degree. She also holds a master's degree in bioethics from the University of Pennsylvania. Amy is in the second year of a pediatrics residency at Columbia University Medical Center in New York.
Jonathan completed undergraduate studies at the Goizueta Business School at Emory University. He is the head trader at Basswood Capital Management, a New York-based hedge fund.
Amy is the granddaughter of Sallie and the late Stanley Needles of Cheltenham; and Francine and Mike Ost of Boynton Beach, Fla. Jonathan is the grandson of Murray and Rita Hoffman of Delray Beach, Fla.; and Alma and the late Robert Brown of Valley Cottage, N.Y.
The couple, who lives in Manhattan, is planning a September 2011 wedding.