Sparta — Mr. and Mrs. John L. Miller Jr. of Sparta, NJ are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Katharine Miller, to Blake Dieckmann son of Dallas and Donna Dieckmann of Monroe, Michigan. Ms. Miller is a 2009 graduate of Pope John XXIII HS in Sparta, NJ and received her Bachelor’s and Master’s in Curriculum Design from Vanderbilt University. She is currently an elementary school teacher with the Metro Nashville Public School System. Mr. Dieckmann who attended Monroe High School also resides in Nashville. He completed his undergraduate studies at Toledo University, Ohio and received his Masters of Science from Vanderbilt University. He is currently pursuing further studies at Belmont University. A March 2019 wedding is planned in Nashville.