Ben Gano and Sarah Loeb
FARMVILLE, Va. -- Ben Gano and Sarah Loeb of Farmville, Va. announce their engagement.
He is the son of Ken and Charlotte Gano of Charleston. She is the daughter of Lisa (Mauro) Cruz of Kelso, Wash. and William (Suzanne) Loeb of Kelso, Wash.
The bride-elect is a 2007 graduate of Kelso High School and a 2011 graduate of Harvey Mudd College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics. In 2017 she graduated from the University of Illinois with a PhD in Mathematics. She is currently employed as an assistant professor at Hampden-Sydney College in Hampden-Sydney, Va.
Her fiance is a 2006 graduate of Charleston High School and a 2010 graduate of the University of Illinois with a Bachelor degree in Astronomy. He is currently employed at K.D.C. Laboratory in Lynchburg, Va. as a chemist.
They plan to be married July 5, 2019, in Portland, Ore.