Michael and Karen Himmelstein of Roswell announce the marriage of their daughter, Laura Amy, to Shaun Eric Hoffman, son of Alan and Rita Hoffman of Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The wedding took place Friday, Sept. 2, 2016, at the Ramon Crater in Mitzpe Ramon, Israel.
The bride is the granddaughter of Harry and Bettye Baer of Atlanta and Harold and the late Ellen Himmelstein of Boynton Beach, Fla. The bride received her undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business in 2009 and her master’s degree from Tel Aviv University in public policy in 2011. She is employed as a product consultant for SimilarWeb in Tel Aviv.
The groom is the grandson of Eva and the late David Klein and the late Irving and Sylvia Hoffman. He graduated from the University of Toronto in 2007 with a degree in international relations and Middle East studies. He earned his master’s in Jewish studies from the Spertus Institute in Chicago. He is the Entwine Israel regional manager for the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee in Jerusalem.
After a honeymoon in the Philippines, the couple will reside in Jaffa, Israel.