Engagement: Taylor Gandy and Matthew Shirley
Dennis and Candace Gandy of Lehighton announce the engagement of their daughter, Taylor Gandy, to Matthew Shirley, son of Joseph and Michelle Shirley of Collegeville.
The bride-to-be is a graduate of DeSales University, where she received a Bachelor of Science in biology; and a graduate of Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine, where she earned a master’s in biomedical science. She is employed as a senior clinical scientist at Merck & Co. Inc. in North Wales. She is the granddaughter of Thomas and Anita Sheehan of Jim Thorpe and Jacqulynne and the late Mark McCool of Andreas.
The prospective bridegroom is a graduate of West Chester University, where he earned a Bachelor of Science in finance and is an MBA candidate at Penn State University. He is employed as a relationship manager at the Vanguard Group in Malvern. He is the grandson of the late Thomas and Francis Martinka of Philadelphia.
The couple resides in Royersford, and a June 18, 2021, wedding is being planned.