Terry and Lori Shultz, of Lock Haven, announce the engagement of their daughter, Emily Christine, to Bret Matthew Pallotto.
Bret is son of Rocco and Melissa Pallotto, of Lewistown.
Emily graduated from The Stony Brook School in 2011 and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in elementary education, with a minor in marine biology, from the honors program at Lock Haven University in 2016. While at the university, Emily was a competitive athlete and acted as the senior captain of the Lock Haven University Lady Eagles swim team.
Bret graduated from Lewistown Area High School in 2013, and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in communications from Lock Haven University in 2017. As a university student, Bret was a member of the Eagle Eye Newspaper for four years.
The bride-to-be is a second grade teacher at Young Scholars Charter School in State College, and the groom-to-be is a staff reporter for the Centre Daily Times.
The couple recently bought their first home in Bellefonte, and are planning a late spring wedding.