Anita Gross of Haverford, along with Carol and Andrew Simon of Jackson, N.J., announce the engagement of their children, Amanda Rae Gross and Eric Daniel Simon.
Amanda, daughter of the late Dr. Stan Gross, graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Arts degree in communications with a concentration in marketing. She later earned a J.D./MBA from the Temple University School of Law and the Fox School of Business and Management. Amanda is general counsel of TLA Entertainment Group, Inc., a motion-picture sales and distribution company headquartered in Philadelphia.
Eric graduated magna cum laude from Lehigh University with a degree in electrical engineering. While working full-time as an engineer, he went on to earn a master's degree in computer science from the Stevens Institute of Technology. Eric is a software engineer for L-3 Communications and works on cryptographic communications devices for the military.
Amanda is the granddaughter of the late Sarah and Raymond Jackson, and the late Estelle and Sidney Gross. Eric is the grandson of Irene and Leonard Zuchowski, and the late Pauline and Joseph Simon.
The couple, who lives in Center City, is planning a June wedding at the Rittenhouse Hotel.