— Larry and Dianna Gernand of Potomac announce the engagement of their daughter, Katie, to Daniel Bretscher of Greencastle, Ind. He is the son of Paul and Mary Bretscher of Greencastle.
The couple plans a December 2012 wedding at the Gobin Memorial United Methodist Church in Greencastle.
Katie is a 2004 graduate of Armstrong Township High School and a 2008 graduate of DePauw University in Greencastle with a bachelor’s degree in mathematics. She also is a 2012 graduate of St. Lawrence University of Canton, N.Y., with a master’s of education in educational leadership. She is the assistant cross-country and track and field coach at Cornell College in Mount Vernon, Iowa.
Daniel is a 2002 graduate of Greencastle High School and a 2006 graduate of DePauw University with a bachelor’s degree in economics. He is a professional triathlete and multi-sport coach in Greencastle.