Meryle Handler of Montville and Morris Handler of West Orange announce the engagement of their son, Ian Handler, to Heather Schwartz, daughter of Jacquelynn Atcheson of Fort Lee and Robert Schwartz of Somerville.
Mr. Handler, a graduate of Montville High School, earned his BA in communications at University of Massachusetts Amherst. He is a photographer and editor for Tribune (WPIX) and has earned five New York Emmy nominations for his work behind the camera.
Ms. Schwartz, a graduate of Tottenville High School in Staten Island, earned her BA in human development from Binghamton University. She is a human resources manager with Gap Inc.
A September 2011 wedding is planned.