James and Lucianne Batty of Gloversville announce the engagement of their daughter, Alix Elizabeth Batty, to Brian Michael Auerbach, the son of Vikki Montany and Paul Auerbach of New Jersey.
Batty received a bachelor's degree from John Hopkins University in 2002 and a master of business administration degree from Pepperdine Graziaolio School of Business Administration in 2009.
Auerbach attended the William Paterson University. He is a software engineer.
A wedding is planned for April 2012.