Dr. and Mrs. Byron Hoffman, Jr. of Chapel Hill announce the engagment of their son, Henry Maxwell Hoffman to Seraphim Y. Reycraft, daughter of Seraphim and Thomas Reycraft of Pelham Manor, N.Y.
The future bride graduated from Amherst College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in French and Political Science and from Columbia University with a Master of Arts degree in Education. She is a Director of Business Development at Newmark Learning, an early childhood publisher in Pelham, N.Y.
The future groom received a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from Duke University. He is a partner at SL Advisors, LLC, an investment firm in Westfield, N.J.
An April 2014 wedding is planned. The couple will live in Hoboken, N.J.