Sandy and Alex Murland of Dresher, and Kathi and Michael Jacobs of Bala Cynwyd announce the engagement of their children, Jessica Murland and David Jacobs.
Jess graduated cum laude from Cornell University with a bachelor's degree in applied economics and management. She is an acquisitions analyst for Keystone Property Group, a commercial real estate developer in Bala Cynwyd.
Dave graduated from New York University with a bachelor's degree in economics. He is a senior associate in the Investment Services Group at Grubb & Ellis in Philadelphia.
Jess is the granddaughter of Nathan Vernick and the late Ann-Ruth Vernick, and Ruth Murland and the late Milton Murland. Dave is the grandson of the late Trudy and David Jacobs, and the late Blanche and Morris Levy.
The couple, who lives in Center City, is planning a 2009 wedding.