Mr. and Mrs. Scott Young Selman of Vestavia Hills announce the engagement of their daughter, Kate Elizabeth Selman, to Andrew Corran French, son of Mr. Mike French of Beaumont, Texas, and Mrs. Amy Bertling of Austin, Texas.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Huland Moore of Gardendale and the late Dr. and Mrs. Jackson Wiley Selman of Jacksonville.
Miss Selman is a 2008 graduate of Vestavia Hills High School and a 2012 graduate of the University of Alabama, where she received a bachelor’s degree in communicative disorders and was a member of Phi Mu sorority. She was presented at the 2010 Poinsettia Debutante Ball. Miss Selman was employed at Liberty Park Middle School and will attend graduate school in the fall.
The prospective groom is the grandson of Mrs. Doris Etheredge French of Beaumont and the late Mr. Glen Albert French of Beaumont as well as the late Mr. and Mrs. Robert Corran of San Antonio, Texas.
Mr. French is a graduate of Austin High School and Concordia University in Austin, where he received a bachelor’s degree in business administration and lettered in baseball, cross-country and soccer. He is employed with Lee University in Cleveland, Tenn., as an assistant baseball coach.
The wedding is planned for Aug. 16 at Canterbury United Methodist Church.