Paula and Paul Yanoshik of North Potomac announce the engagement of their daughter, Mara Christine Yanoshik, to Justin Joseph Mitchell, son of Steven Mitchell and Kathy Taverna of Simsbury, Connecticut.
The bride-to-be, a 2004 Quince Orchard High School alumna, graduated from Pace University of New York City in 2008 with a degree in communications. She is the business development manager at Validant in San Francisco.
The prospective groom, a 2003 Simsbury High School alum, graduated from Suffolk University of Boston in 2007 with a bachelor’s degree in business administration and is a sales engineer at Salesforce.com in San Francisco.
The couple met on an around the world educational college trip through Semester At Sea on the Fall 2005 Voyage. An August 2014 wedding is planned in Maryland.