Debra and Stanton Lacks of Dresher announce the engagement of their son, Matthew, to Sarah Kay, daughter of Jan Cohen and Dr. Ira Kay of New York, N.Y.
Matthew, a graduate of New York University, earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science, and also holds a Master of Science degree in sports business with a concentration in finance and development from New York University. He is a marketing analyst at Leverage Sports Agency. Until recently, he was a program director at the Jewish Community Center in Manhattan, where the couple met.
Sarah, a graduate of Vassar College, earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in religion and urban studies, and also holds a Master of Public Administration degree from the Wagner School at New York University. She is the director of community programs at the Jewish Community Center in Manhattan.
Matthew is the grandson of Sylvia Kaplan and the late Paul Kaplan, and Ruth Lacks and the late Max M. Lacks. Sarah is the granddaughter of Bea Podorefsky and the late Arthur Podorefsky, and the late Sylvia and William Kay.
The couple, who lives in New York, is planning a fall 2007 wedding in New York City.