Lauren and Peter Meyer of Montclair announce the engagement of their daughter, Rebecca, to Jason Machowsky, son of Ronnie Tractman and Bart Machowsky of Sayreville.

Ms. Meyer, a graduate of Montclair High School, earned her bachelor’s degree in history from Cornell University and her master’s degree in applied linguistics from Columbia University. She is an assessment specialist at the Educational Testing Service in Princeton.

Mr. Machowsky earned his bachelor’s degree in operations research and information engineering from Cornell and his master’s degree in applied physiology and nutrition from Columbia. He is the principal of JMWellness, a company providing fitness and nutrition coaching, lectures, and on-line consultations. He also works as an exercise physiologist and registered dietitian at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City.

An August 2012 wedding is planned.

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