Mr. and Mrs. Jae P. Kim of Springfield, Va., announce the engagement of their daughter Rachel Kim of Springfield, Va., to James Stratton Knight, IV of Reston, Va.
He is the son of Dr. and Mrs. James Knight, III of Mount Pleasant.
The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mrs. Jung Sook Kim and the late Mr. Kil Yong Kim and the late Mr. and Mrs. Jong Su Im.
The groom-to-be is the grandson of Mrs. Olene Franks and the late Mr. Caspian Franks and the late Mr. and Mrs. James Knight, Jr.
The bride-to-be is a 2005 graduate of James Madison University and a 2009 graduate of Seton Hall University School of Law.
She is employed by the U.S. Department of Justice.
The groom-to-be is a 2006 North Carolina State University graduate and a 2011 American Military University graduate. He is employed by the U.S. government.
The couple has planned the wedding for Oct. 15, 2016 at Vienna Presbyterian Church, in Vienna, Va.