Mr. And Mrs. Jeffrey Linehan of Boxford, Massachusetts are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Ms. Candace Mary Linehan, to Edward Paul Doerr IV; son of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Doerr III of Methuen, Massachusetts.
The future bridegroom graduated from Methuen High School in 1999 and earned dual Bachelors of Science degrees in Exercise Physiology and Rehabilitation Science from Springfield College in 2003. Paul is currently employed at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston as an exercise physiologist.
The bride-to-be, a graduate of Masconomet Regional High School in 1998, earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology with specialization in Marine Science in 2002 and a Master of Science in Public Health with a specialization in Health Policy in 2011, both from Boston University.
She also received a Bachelor and Masters of Science Degrees in Nursing from Regis College in Weston, Massachusetts in 2004 and 2005 respectively. Candace works as a nurse practitioner in the family medicine department of the East Boston Neighborhood Health Center in East Boston.
Paul surprised Candace with his wonderful proposal while traveling in Dublin, Ireland this past fall. A wedding is planned in Boston, Massachusetts for September 2013.