Gloria and Allan Paul of Huntingdon Valley, and Eleanor Powers of Boca Raton, Fla., announce the engagement of their children, Mitchell Jay Paul and Alison Rebecca Powers, daughter of the late Harry Powers.
Mitchell earned a bachelor's degree in accounting from the Smeal College of Business at Pennsylvania State University. He also holds a law degree from the Widener University School of Law. Mitchell is the manager of contract services at ICG Commerce in King of Prussia.
Alison graduated from Temple University with a bachelor's degree in liberal arts with a focus on public relations. She works in insurance as an account manager at Aetna.
Mitchell is the grandson of the late Sylvia and Benjamin Gellis, and the late Marcella and Simon Paul. Alison is the granddaughter of Mae and Harry Cutler of Del Ray Beach, Fla.; and the late Doris and David Powers.
The couple is planning a May 2010 wedding in Philadelphia.