Announcement is made of the engagement of Dorothy Eva Louise Reid and Michael Allen Austin.
The bride-elect is a daughter of Beth Williams, Johnson City, and Drs. Henry and Lori Reid, Dayton.
She is a 2003 graduate of Science Hill High School. She is a 2008 graduate of the University of Tennessee-Chattanooga, where she received a bachelor’s degree in business administration with an emphasis in marketing and management and graduated in the top 10 of her college. She is a 2010 graduate of East Tennessee State University, where she received her master’s in teaching. She is employed by Bristol Tennessee City Schools as a teacher at Vance Middle School.
She is a granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. George Alex Williams, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Henry L. Reid Jr.
Her fiancé is a son the Rev. and Mrs. William Austin.
He is a 1991 graduate of Abingdon High School. He is a 1996 graduate of Virginia Intermont College, where he received a bachelor’s degree in fine arts with a K-12 certification and attended on a baseball scholarship. He attended graduate school at East Tennessee State University. He is employed by Bristol City Schools as a teacher at Vance Middle School and is a coach at Vance and Tennessee High.
The couple plan a summer 2013 wedding.