Announcement has been made of the engagement of Brooke A. Bennett, of Eldersburg, Maryland, and Joseph P. Bering III, of Baltimore, Maryland.

A 2018 wedding is being planned.

Bennett is the daughter of Michelle and Dale Bennett, of Eldersburg, Maryland. She graduated from South Carroll High School in 2002. She received a bachelor’s degree from McDaniel College in 2006 and a master’s in health science physician assistant studies from Lock Haven University in 2010. She is employed as a dermatology physician assistant in Columbia, Maryland.

Bering is the son of Ann and Dr. Joseph Bering Jr., of Montoursville. He graduated from Loyalsock Township High School in 2000. He received a bachelor’s degree from Bucknell University in 2004 and a master’s degree in mechanical engineering from Johns Hopkins University in 2007. He is employed as an aerospace systems engineer.