Dan and Lori Elbert, Washington, announce the engagement of their daughter, Samantha Elbert, Washington, to Ivan Gregory Smith, Washington, son of Howard (Eric) and June Smith, New Haven.

Samantha is an LPN and is employed by Paparazzi Independent Consultant. Ivan is employed by IGS Composites.

The couple plan a June 23, 2012, wedding at the Washington Riverfront.