Lynn Bruder of Hilton Head Island announces the engagement of her daughter, Dr. Brittany Bruder of Atlanta, to David Young of Lilburn, Ga., son of Louis and Danita Young of Lilburn, Ga.
The bride-elect also is the daughter of the late Bruce Bruder. She graduated magna cum laude from Columbia University in New York City in 2009. In 2015 she earned master’s and doctoral degrees in civil engineering from Georgia Tech in Atlanta with a focus on hydrokinetic tidal energy applications.
The groom-elect received a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from Georgia Tech in 2011. In 2013, he earned a master’s in Civil Engineering from the same university. He is working toward a Ph.D from Georgia Tech in 2016.
A wedding is planned for September 2016.