Fredda and Steve Savett of Lafayette Hill, and Charlotte and Howard Newman of Torrington, Conn., announce the engagement of their children, Scott Craig Savett and Kate Tamar Newman.
Kate, a graduate of the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, is a manager at Prudential Financial.
Scott is a graduate of Ursinus College and Clemson University, where he earned a Ph.D. in chemistry. He is a laboratory information management system analyst with Thermo Fisher Scientific.
Kate is the granddaughter of Irving and Goldie Newman of Long Beach, N.Y.; and the late M. Edgar and Lilyan Goldsmith. Scott is the grandson of the late Alan and Lee Savett, and the late Alexander and Lillian Getz.
The couple is planning an October wedding.