Jovie Havard of Oakland, Calif., and Jake Strzelecki, formerly of Mertztown, announce their engagement.The proposal was made under Matrimony Tree in the Lake Tahoe area.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of David Havard of Aloha, Ore., and Diana Havard of Haiku, HI.
The groom-to-be is the son of Tom and Gena Strzelecki of Mertztown.
Jovie is a graduate of Clayton Valley High School, the University of California at Berkeley with a BA in linguistics and the University of Colorado at Boulder with a clinical doctorate of audiology. She currently works as an audiologist.
Jake is a graduate of Brandywine High School, Penn State University with a BS in chemical engineering and Cornell University with an MBA. He is Director of Business Development for Biodesix, Colorado.
The wedding will take place in Berkeley, Calif., on Sept. 22, 2013. The couple will reside in Oakland, Calif.