Linda and Stuart Leibowitz of Havertown announce the engagement of their son, Zachary Lucker Leibowitz, to Dr. Elizabeth Barnes, daughter of Dr. Glenn and Susan Barnes of Louisville, Ky.
Lisa, a graduate of Duke University, earned a Ph.D. in English at Vanderbilt University. She is a publicity manager at the Random House Publishing Group in New York City.
Zach graduated from George Washington University with a degree in journalism. He is pursuing a master's degree in sports management at Drexel University. A previous employee of ABC, ESPN and Fox Business, Zach is now completing an internship with the NBA's New Jersey Nets.
Lisa is the granddaughter of the late William and Mildred Barnes of Naples, Fla.; and the late John and Jonnie Lee Stewart of Dallas. Zach is the grandson of Doris and Bernard Leibowitz of Wynnewood, and the late Pauline and Arnold Lucker, also of Wynnewood.
The couple, who lives in New York City, is planning a Valentine's Day wedding at the Olmsted in Louisville.