Gary and Sharyn Protass, of Roslyn, New York, are thrilled to announce the marriage of their daughter, Valerie Alexa to Jonathan Michael Reiser, son of Andrew and Heather Reiser, of Montville, New Jersey. Valerie graduated from Binghamton University and is currently a preschool teacher at Park Avenue Synagogue, Penn Family Early Childhood Center. Jonathan graduated from Binghamton University and received his MBA from SC Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York. He currently works in investment banking at UBS. Valerie is the granddaughter of Carol Lazear of Pittsburgh and the late Paul Lazear, and Barbara Protass of New York, and the late Harvey Protass. Jonathan is the grandson of Sheila Ehrlich of New Jersey and the late I. Robert Ehrlich and the late Francis and Monroe Reiser of New York. The wedding took place at Temple Judea of Manhasset, NY on July 30th, 2022. Valerie and Jonathan enjoyed a beautiful honeymoon in Italy and currently reside in New York City.