Lewis and Jill Silverstein of Cherry Hill, N.J., announce the engagement of their daughter, Jennifer ("Jenna") Lauren Silverstein, to Michael Richard Gotch, son of Richard and Patricia Gotch of McMurray, Pa.
Jenna, a graduate of Cherry Hill East High School, holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland, with majors in marketing, logistics and transportation. She currently owns two businesses: Passionately Pets, a pet-sitting service; and Turnkey Solutions Direct Marketing, a list management and brokerage company. Jenna works independently as a contracted consultant for Trilogy Target Solutions.
Mike, a graduate of Peters Township High School, attended Pennsylvania State University. He works as a network engineer for the Universal Service Administrative Company, specializing in behind-the-scenes computer work on servers and networks.
Jenna is the granddaughter of Eva ("Penny") Parris Silver and the late Leonard J. Silver of Elkins Park; and Eleanor Ginsberg Silverstein and the late Manuel Silverstein of Northeast Philadelphia and Wyncote. Mike is the grandson of the late Anna and Matthew Patterson of Scott Township, Pa.; and the late Joseph and Catherine Gotch of Whitehall, Pa.
Sharing in the couple's happiness are Jenna's brother, Jared Silverstein, and his wife, Trish, of Cherry Hill; along with Mike's sister, Leslie Zarrelli, and husband, Michael, of Silver Spring, Md.
The couple, who lives in Alexandria, Va., is planning an August wedding in New Jersey.