Dr. and Mrs. Gene Geld of Elkins Park, along with Dr. and Mrs. Peter Sanchez of Glenside, announce the engagement of their children, Karen Meredith Geld and Benjamin Venancio Sanchez.
Karen is an honors graduate of the Pennsylvania State University with a bachelor's degree in marketing. She earned a Juris Doctor degree from Temple University's Beasley School of Law and a Master of Business Administration from Temple University's Fox School of Business. Karen is an attorney in the business and finance department at Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP in Philadelphia.
Ben graduated summa cum laude from Villanova University with a bachelor's degree in accountancy, and graduated magna cum laude from Temple University's Beasley School of Law with a Juris Doctor degree. He is an attorney in the real estate department of Ballard Spahr Andrews and Ingersoll, LLP in Philadelphia.
Karen is the granddaughter of Jerrie Geld and the late Louis H. Geld, and the late Else and Hugo Heilbronn. Ben is the grandson of Mary Sanchez and the late Venancio Sanchez, and the late John and Helen Pickering.
The couple is planning a destination wedding in Playa Paradiso, Mexico.