Susan and Berel Sternthal of Lafayette Hill, and Bjorn Kristiansson of Boras, Sweden, announce the engagement of their daughter, Kathryn Natalie Kristiansson, to Neil Goldman, son of Marjorie North and Dean Michael Shinagel of Cambridge, Mass., and Marianne and Arthur Goldman of South Orange, N.J.
Katy graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from Penn State University. She is a product-line control manager with Avon Products, Inc., in New York City.
Neil holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Stanford University and a Juris Doctor degree from the New York University School of Law. He is an associate in the corporate department of the New York City law firm of Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton and Garrison LLP.
Katy is the granddaughter of Faye and Paul Weiss of Philadelphia, and the late Ruth and Elof Kristiansson of Boras, Sweden. Neil is the grandson of Shirley Goldman of Boca Raton, Fla., and the late Daniel Goldman; and the late Barbara and Irving North of Brooklyn.
The couple is planning a spring wedding.