Seema Pollack Gross of Shadyside is pleased to announce the engagement of her son, Max Louis Pollack to Marlee Tessler, daughter of Stephanie and Corey Tessler, of Scarsdale, New York. Max‘s father is the late Mark Pollack. His grandparents are Barbara Rosenberg and the late Jerry Rosenberg of Pittsburgh and Bernie Pollack and the late Jane Pollack of Pittsburgh. Marlee’s grandparents are Charlene Guyer and current partner Harvey Rebish, and the late Seymour Guyer and Sandra and the late Neil Tessler. Max graduated from George Washington University with a bachelor’s degree in science. Max also holds a master’s degree in real estate from New York University Schack Institute. He works in the private bank at Citigroup. Marlee graduated from George Washington University with a bachelor’s degree in arts and works in New York City. Max and Marlee met while both attended George Washington University. A wedding is planned in New York City in 2024.