Dr. and Mrs. James Peter Van Dorsten, of Montreat, North Carolina, announce the engagement of their daughter, Katherine Brett Van Dorsten, to James Harrison Thompson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Dale Thompson, Jr., of Summerville, South Carolina.

Katie is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. James Everette Miller of Raleigh, North Carolina, and the late Mr. and Mrs. John William Van Dorsten of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. A graduate of The Taft School, Katie graduated from Wake Forest University in 2013, and received her Master of Arts in Management from Wake Forest University in 2014. She is currently employed by Wake Forest University.

Harrison is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. James Yown Harrison of Summerville, South Carolina and the late Mr. and Mrs. Henry Dale Thompson of Dublin, Georgia. A Summerville High School graduate, Harrison graduated from Wofford College in 2013 and received a Masters of Health Administration from the Medical University of South Carolina in 2015. He is currently employed by Spartanburg Regional Hospital in Spartanburg, South Carolina.

The wedding will be August 4, 2018, at First Presbyterian Church in Asheville, North Carolina.