Mr. and Mrs. Kent Contrucci of Redlands, Calif., are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah Jacobs Contrucci, to Blake Sundberg Smith, son of Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Bishop Smith of University Park.
The bride is a 2003 graduate of Redlands East Valley High School in Redlands, Calif. She received a Bachelor of Science in business marketing from Azusa Pacific University in Azusa, Calif., and her Master of International Development from Eastern University in Philadelphia. Sarah formerly worked with the Akola Project in Uganda.
The groom is a 2001 graduate of Highland Park High School. He received a Bachelor of Arts with a major in political science and international affairs from the University of Georgia in Athens, Ga. Blake has worked with the Akola Project in Uganda for the past six years but will be moving back to Santa Cruz, Calif., to pursue a master’s degree in agribusiness.
The couple plan to exchange vows in early January in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico.