Helene and Alex Drobny of Pittsgrove announce the engagement of their daughter, Karli Drobny, to David Ross, son of Nancy and Abraham Ross of Allentown, Pa.
Karli earned a Bachelor of Science degree in elementary education from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She is a fifth-grade teacher in Vineland, N.J.
David earned a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Maryland at College Park. He also holds a degree as a Doctor of Dental Surgery with a specialization certificate in orthodontics, as well as a master's degree in biomedical science from the University of Maryland Dental School. David is an orthodontist in South Jersey.
Karli is the granddaughter of Magda Hafter and the late Murray Hafter of Vineland, N.J.; and the late Gertrude and Zel Bodnick of Philadelphia. David is the grandson of the late Jacob and Sara Ross of Cincinnati; and the late Sydney and Felice Schwartz of White Plains, N.Y.
The couple, who lives in Philadelphia, is planning a July 2008 wedding in Philadelphia.