Melissa Brittany Leifer and Max Dylan Bartell were married Dec. 14 by Rabbi Ethan Witkovsky at Temple Emanu-El in Closter, N.J.
The pair graduated from Binghamton University, she summa cum laude with degrees in mathematical sciences and small business, and he cum laude.
Mrs. Bartell, 26, is a software affiliate focusing on organizational sustainability at UJA Federation of New York in Manhattan. She is also pursuing an M.B.A. at Baruch College.
She is a daughter of Randi Smith Leifer and Alan J. Leifer of Suffern, N.Y. The bride’s father retired as an officer in the New York Law enforcement Section, where by he was a firearms teacher at the police academy’s firearms and ways area in the Bronx. He now owns a building enterprise in Suffern. Her mom is a middle university English language arts trainer at Patrick F. Healey Middle University in East Orange, N.J.
Mr. Bartell, 25, operates in Manhattan as a law clerk in the litigation division at the regulation business Fried Frank. He is on the board of Hillel at Binghamton College, a Jewish on-campus team. He received a law diploma cum laude from St. John’s College.
He is the son of Susan Bartell and Lewis A. Bartell of Outdated Westbury, N.Y. The groom’s mom is primarily based in Port Washington, N.Y., as a scientific psychologist in non-public follow. Dr. Bartell has written 7 self-assistance publications like four on parenting, and writes a every month on the net column for dad and mom on children’s overall health concerns for U.S. Information & Globe Report. His father is a lawyer in a personal apply in Garden Metropolis, N.Y., concentrating on counseling small and midsize business proprietors. He is the vice president for administration on the govt board, and a trustee at Temple Beth Sholom in Roslyn Heights, N.Y.
The pair to start with achieved in 2011 as counselors at Ramah Working day Camp in Nyack, N.Y., when both equally were being in higher university. But they did not start off courting right until they were being living down the corridor off-campus from each other although at Binghamton.