Jay and Joyce Brown of Monroe Township, N.J., announce the engagement of their daughter, Tara Ellen, to Aryeh Eliezer Mittleman, son of Dr. Alan and Patti Mittleman of Allentown, Pa.
Tara, a graduate of the University of Maryland, is the Baltimore Area director for the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC).
Ari graduated from George Washington University and holds a Master of Public Administration degree from the University of Pennsylvania. He is a long-time adviser to U.S. Sen. Bob Casey, Jr. (D-Pa).
The couple plans to marry in 2013 -- after the November election.