Engagement: Birnie — Grey
Etna — Dick and Pietie Birnie, of Etna, have announced the engagement of their daughter, Elisabeth “Lissy” Birnie, to Mark Grey.
The bride-to-be lives and works in New York City, where she is employed as a technical designer for J. Crew. She graduated from Hanover High School in 2004 and earned a bachelor’s degree in fine arts, fashion design, at Syracuse University in 2009.
The bridegroom-to-be also lives and works in New York City, where he is employed as vice president of Barclays. He is the son of Ann Salzman, of Medstead, U.K., and Mike Grey, of San Diego, Calif. He graduated from Lord Wandsworth College in Long Sutton, U.K., in 1998 and earned a master’s degree in international management and French from the University of Bath in the U.K. in 2002
The couple plan an October wedding at White Rocks Inn in Wallingford, Vt.