Riki Jaffe, daughter of Dale and Robert Jaffe of Springfield, is engaged to Jamie Newman, son of Ella and Fred Newman of New York.
Ms. Jaffe, a graduate of Jonathan Dayton High School in Springfield, graduated from Syracuse University College of Human Services and Health Professions and earned a master’s degree in occupational therapy at New York University. She is an occupational therapist at New York Presbyterian Hospital.
Mr. Newman graduated from Emory University in Atlanta as a political science major and earned his MBA at Baruch College’s Zicklind School of Business, New York City. He is principal at JTN Marketing in New York City.
A June 16, 2012, wedding is planned.