Mr. and Mrs. Robert Read Penn of Highland Park are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah Hudson Penn, to William Henry James, son of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Kent James of El Dorado, Ark.
The bride is a graduate of The Hockaday School. She received a Bachelor of Art in English and economics from Duke University and an MBA from Stanford University. She is completing a Master of Science in the School of Earth Sciences at Stanford University this fall.
The groom is a graduate of El Dorado High School in El Dorado, Ark. He received a Bachelor of Science with special attainments in commerce from Washington and Lee University. He is a basic materials equity analyst at RCM Capital Management.
The couple will exchange vows September 22 at Saint Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church.