The Mountain State Forest Festival is proud to announce the appointment of Kaitlyn Nicole Collette of Mt. Storm to the 77th Royal Court by Director General Cricket Leary. She is the daughter of Scott and Emily Collette of Mt. Storm. She has one brother, Nathan, and a sister, Allison Collette. Princess Kaitlyn is the granddaughter of Sonny and Brenda Qualls of Bayard, W.Va., and Jim and Dixie Collette of Mt. Storm.
Kaitlyn graduated from Union High School with the class of 2012, where she was active academically as well as in the sports programs. She was named to the honor roll, was a member of the student council, SADD, RAZE and served on many volunteer committees. She was a cheerleader all four years of high school. She will be entering the 2013 fall semester as a sophomore nursing major at Davis & Elkins College. Princess Collette is employed at UNOs Chicago Bar and Grill as well as Nella's Nursing Home. Kaitlyn also supports the military in many ways as her soldier, Airman First Class Tyler Roth, is in the United States Air Force stationed in Great Falls, Mont.