Stephen and Elaine Meller of Voorhees, N.J., formerly of Philadelphia; and Lois Hutkin of Atlantic City, N.J., formerly of Lafayette Hill and Blue Bell, announce the engagement of their children, Wendy Beth Meller and Samuel Eric Hutkin. Samuel is the son of the late Albert Hutkin.
Wendy attended Penn State University and Holy Family University. A Cosby Scholar at Fordham University, she earned a Ph.D. in literacy education at the University of Tennessee. Wendy is an education product-development consultant for Really Good Stuff. She is also an adjunct professor in the College of Education at St. Petersburg College.
Samuel attended Widener University and the American University, studying international business with a concentration in psychology. He is the executive director of Florida Career College.
Wendy is the granddaughter of the late Sidney and Anne Auerbach, and the late Mary and William Meller. Samuel is the grandson of the late Herman and Anne Rubin, and the late Samuel and Lena Hutkin.
The couple is planning a spring wedding in Clearwater Beach, Fla., where they live.