Alan and Sarah Schorr of Huntingdon Valley and Avner and Ruth Cohen of Los Angeles announce the engagement of their children, Capt. Eric Jonathan Schorr and Reut Rory Cohen.
Eric received dual bachelor’s degrees from Columbia University/Jewish Theological Seminary and a master’s degree in government from The Interdisciplinary Center (Herzliya, Israel). He is a pro-Israel advocate/speaker and serves as an officer in the IDF.
Reut received a bachelor’s degree in English from University of California-Irvine, a master’s degree in broadcast journalism from the University of Southern California and is completing her doctoral degree in educational leadership at California State University-Northridge. She is a communications specialist, author of a children’s book and a full-time professor/chair of the Department of Journalism at Glendale Community College.
Eric is the grandson of Beverly and David Schorr and the late Chaya and Arie Luksenberg, z’l. Reut is the granddaughter of the late Abudi and Yafit Cohen, z’l, and the late Avrahm and Leah Zaki, z’l.
Sharing in the couple’s happiness are Eric’s brother Joey, Reut’s sister Lauren, her brothers Sagi and Avi and sister-in-law Shlomit.
The couple is planning a wedding in Israel.