Richard and Rachel Joyce of East Bend announce the engagement of their daughter, Catherine Elizabeth, to Jeffrey Drake Phillips, son of Amy Brown of Yadkinville and Jeff Phillips of East Bend. The bride-elect is a 2013 graduate of Forbush High School. She studied abroad at the London School of Fashion in London, England and graduated magna cum laude from North Carolina State University in 2017 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Fashion Textile Design. She is employed as a Designer at Interloop North America in Winston-Salem, NC. The groom-to-be is a 2012 graduate of Forbush High School. He served in the United States Army during Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan and as a Sergeant in the Army National Guard. He attended Piedmont International University and served as a Youth Pastor. He is employed with Rainbow Cleaning Systems of Yadkinville. The couple will marry September 12th at Moore’s Springs Manor in Westfield, NC.