Mr. and Mrs. Carlos Barreno of Van Nuys, Calif., are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Tania Barreno, to Michael Schwer, son of Thomas and Lisa Schwer of Crown Point, Ind., and Steve and Doreen Cardinale of Henderson, Nev. Tania earned her doctorate from Loma Linda University in Loma Linda, Calif., and has been working as a project coordinator since her graduation. Michael graduated from Purdue University with a degree in mechanical engineering and has worked for Exelon. The couple plans to exchange vows in Los Angeles in July 2014.