Drs. Toba and Lawrence Kerson of Bryn Mawr announce the engagement of their daughter, Jennie Fay Kerson to Michael Nicholas Pritzker, son of Eli Pritzker of Philadelphia. Michael is the son of the late Lois Pritzker and the stepson of Helen Pratt.
Jennie, a graduate of the Baldwin School, earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in art/semiotics from Brown University. She also holds a Master of Science degree in interior design from Drexel University. Jennie works as an interior designer at Marguerite Rodgers Ltd., in Philadelphia.
Michael, a graduate of the Friends Select School, earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in public policy from the University of Chicago. He also holds a Juris Doctor degree from the Beasley School of Law at Temple University. Michael is an attorney in private practice in Center City, and president of Center City Electric Supply Corp.
Jennie is the granddaughter of the late Florence and Joseph Schwaber of Baltimore, and the late Florence and Max Kerson of Bala Cynwyd. Michael is the grandson of the late Shirley and Herman Schneider of Poughkeepsie, and the late Ida and Samuel Pritzker of Philadelphia.
The couple is planning a November wedding at Har Zion Temple.