Suzanne Merrall-Andersen and Christian Merrall-Andersen of Nice, France, Barry Cohen and Anita Rainwater of Marietta, Ga. and Michael and Sharon Finkelstein of Scottsdale, Ariz., announce the engagement of their children Matthew Joshua Cohen and Karin Amy Finkelstein. Cohen is the grandson of the late Martin and Mildred Cohen of Atlanta, and Lorraine Merrall and the late Seymour Merrrall of Rochester, N.Y.
The future groom graduated from Walton High School in East Cobb. He went on to study at Emory University and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in chemistry with a minor in public health. He earned his dental degree from the Dental College of Georgia and completed a Masters of Dental Science and Orthodontics at University of Rochester Eastman Institute for Oral Health. He works as an orthodontist with his father, Barry Cohen at Cohen Orthodontics in Dunwoody and Smyrna.
Finkelstein is the granddaughter of Jack and Elaine Finkelstein of Garden Grove, Calif., and the late Edward and Clara Shinder of Long Beach, Calif.
The bride-to-be graduated from the University of Arizona with a Bachelor of Arts in Jewish studies and communication and a minor in business. She earned her master’s in elementary education from Arizona State University. She is a financial consultant with Charles Schwab in Sandy Springs.
An October wedding is planned in Atlanta.