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Zianne Mackenzie Richardson Miss Haliwa-Saponi Indian Princess 2018-2019

Naha’:pipi!  Zianne Mackenzie Richardson mikila’:kewa.  Mima Haliwa-Saponi yesa.  Hollister, North Carolina wati:wa.

Good day!  My name is Zianne Mackenzie Richardson and I am of the Haliwa-Saponi people.  I live in Hollister, North Carolina.  I am the sixteen-year-old daughter of Garland Arnold and Ladonna Richardson.  My paternal grandparents are Garland and Pearlean Richardson.  My maternal grandparents are Stanley Evans and Dorothy Lynch.  I have two siblings, an older brother named Jaren and a younger sister named Evynn.  I am beyond humbled and so grateful to be the incoming Miss Haliwa-Saponi 2018-2019.  As Miss Haliwa-Saponi I will represent you all with pride, respect, dedication, and graciousness.  I plan to set the example of “Being Your Best Self; which I will be promoting as my personal platform.  I hope to encourage you all to be the best versions of yourselves.  Pi:la’huk.  Thank you to the Creator, my family, the princess committee, tribal council, and you all for allowing me to be granted this amazing, tremendous opportunity.  Mecoure.  Welcom.  I hope you all feel welcome here and I hope you enjoy our 53rd Annual “Blooming of the Dogwoods” Powwow.  I will make you all proud.  I’m looking forward to a blessed and fruitful year!