Bruce and Evelyn Hauser of Morris announce the engagement of their daughter, Jessica Catherine Hauser, to Brian Paul Forte, son of Paul and Sally Forte of Glen Burnie, Md.

The future bride graduated from New Milford High School and the University of Connecticut at Storrs with a B.A. in communication sciences. She is a real estate agent and an executive assistant for Passport Realty in Baltimore.

The future bridegroom graduated from North County High School in Glen Burnie and attends the University of Maryland in Baltimore, where he is pursuing a B.A. in music education. He is a musician and music teacher in the Baltimore area. He served in the United States Navy and was stationed in Naples, Italy and Norfolk, Va.

A December 2011 wedding is planned.