Ret. Col. and Mrs. Richard Marchant of Springfield, Va., have announced the engagement of their daughter Brittany to Jay Zimmer, son of John and Anne Suter Zimmer of Cutchogue and Oakton, Va.
Brittany graduated from Virginia Tech in 2008 and teaches at the Nysmith School for the Gifted while pursuing a master’s degree at George Mason University.
Jay, a 2007 Virginia Tech graduate, is an aerospace engineer with CSSI in Washington, D.C., and is continuing his education at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.
A July 2012 wedding is planned.