Judy and Michael Mael of Potomac announce the marriage of their daughter, Allison Nicole Mael, to Michael David Lieberman, on Nov. 14, 2015, at the Fairmont Washington. Rabbi Adam Raskin of Congregation Har Shalom and Cantor Mikhail Manevich of Washington Hebrew Congregation officiated.
Michael is the son of Elizabeth Wagner and Brian Lieberman. The couple met as teenagers while planning a BBYO convention and reconnected seven years later at a gathering of mutual friends.
Allison is the granddaughter of the late Samuel and Helen Maler of Baltimore, and Phyllis and the late Irvin Mael of Northridge, Calif. Michael is the grandson of K. Peter and Yvonne Wagner of Miami Beach, Fla., and the late Morris and Shirley Lieberman. Allison and Michael reside in Washington.
Members and friends of Oseh Shalom, a Reconstructionist synagogue in Laurel, gathered on March 5 for a dinner and celebration of the synagogue’s 50 years. From its inception in a 1966 meeting in a bank building, Oseh Shalom has grown to serve the communities of Prince George’s, Howard, Montgomery and Anne Arundel counties.