Jaclyn Michelle Radford and Kyle Recktenwald

Jaclyn Michelle Radford and Kyle William Recktenwald have announced their engagement to be married in Los Altos in 2019.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of John and Kathy Radford of Los Altos Hills. She graduated from Los Altos High School, earned a bachelor's degree in political science from UC San Diego and is pursuing a master's in higher education at the University of Pennsylvania. Prior to graduate school, she was a scheduler for U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein in Washington, D.C.

The groom-to-be is the son of Dr. Bill and Joanne Recktenwald of Springfield, Pa. He attended Archmere Academy and Drexel University, and recently earned a master’s in software engineering at Villanova University. He is a software engineer for the Arris Group in Horsham, Pa.

The couple was introduced by friends in Sea Isle City, N.J., and the groom-to-be proposed on the beach where they first met. They live in Philadelphia.