Caterina Scorsone, Patrick Dempsey

As expected, Amelia Shepherd is sticking around Seattle!

Caterina Scorsone has been promoted to series regular for Grey's Anatomy's upcoming 11th season, TVGuide.com has learned.

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During Season 10, Scorsone reprised her Private Practice role as Amelia Shepherd, the younger sister of Derek Shepherd (Patrick Dempsey). Amelia decided to call things off with Los Angeles-based fiancé James (Matt Long) so she could stay in Seattle.

Are you happy that Amelia will be sticking around?

Grey's Anatomy returns Thursdays this fall on ABC.

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