2013 Tulip Queen Selected

In a daylong event culminating in a Queen’s pageant, McKenzie Mulder was crowned the 2013 Tulip Queen.  McKenzie, the daughter of Scott and Jill Mulder, is a senior at MOC-FV High School.  She will preside over the 2013 Tulip Festival to be held the third weekend in May.  
Serving with McKenzie as members of the royal court are Larkin De Haan, daughter of Derrick and Pam De Haan, Jessica Giannantonio, daughter of Patrick and Susan Giannantonio, Autumn Pluim, daughter of Dale and Jill Pluim, and Samantha Wielenga, daughter of Brad and Julie Wielenga.  
Judges for the event were Alecia (Kuiken) Gunderson, 2004 Tulip Queen, Connie Wagner, co-founder and writer for N’West IA Review and Kurt Van Noord, Equipping Pastor at Maurice Reformed Church.