Princess Kaleigh White,18, is the daughter of Fred and Kelly White. She graduated from Dayton High School, where she won awards and scholarships to pursue a political science degree from Gonzaga University.
She was Washington Junior Rodeo queen and has a rich family history of involvement in the Round-Up, beginning with her great-great-great uncles Roy and Chauncey Bishop who were Round-up directors. Her great aunt Melinda Bishop MacColl and her grandmother Becky Bishop Martin were princesses, and her aunt, Whitney White Hunt was a princess in 2005 and queen in 2007.
“I have been dreaming of this moment since I was 4 years old,” she stated. “I am proud and honored to continue our family involvement with the Pendleton Round-Up for 110 years.”