Chris and Donna Fleharty, Hays, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Renee Lynne Fleharty, to James Alfred Gerstner, son of Wayne and Sandie Gerstner.

The bride-elect is a 2004 graduate of Hays High School and a 2008 graduate of Fort Hays State University. She is the front desk and sales manager at the Days Inn of Hays.

The prospective bridegroom is a 2005 graduate of HHS and a 2009 graduate of FHSU. He is the associate director of annual giving at the FHSU Foundation.

An April 30, 2011, wedding is planned at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, Hays.