Tom and Linda Rishel of Garden City announce the engagement of their daughter, Emily Rishel, to Nicholas Mitchell. He is the son of Roy and Carolyn Mitchell of Topeka.

The bride-to-be graduated from Garden City High School in 2003 and from Kansas State University in 2007. She is employed by the Kansas Chamber of Commerce.

Her fiancee graduated from Shawnee Heights High School in 1998. He is employed by Burlington Northern Santa Fe.

They plan to marry Sept. 22, 2012, at CreekSide at Berryton in Berryton.