Paula and David Schenkel of Brookeville announce the engagement of their son, David Alan Schenkel Jr., to Anastasia Baranov, daughter of Irena Zaretskaya and Rick Pruett of Gaithersburg.
The prospective groom graduated from St. John’s College High School in Washington, D.C., in 2004. He is a 2008 graduate from Elon University in North Carolina and received a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance.
The bride-to-be graduated from Quince Orchard High School in 2005 and received a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from The University of Florida in Gainesville, Fla., in December 2008.
The couple met while working at Aflac in Columbia and are now running an insurance agency together, representing Aflac, in Silver Spring. They currently reside in Historic Ellicott City.
The wedding and reception is scheduled for October 2014 at the Hyatt Regency in Cambridge.