Mary Ann Frances Kumpf is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Stuart Kumpf and grand-daughter of the late Mr. Richard Burnet Prideaux, Ms. Susan Waring Prideaux and Mr. and Mrs. Jim Ray. Her brothers, Richard and Henry, are graduates of Highland Park High School and Ole Miss. Her sister Catherine, a graduate of Highland Park High School and Ole Miss, was a La Fiesta Duchess in 2016.
A 2018 graduate of Highland Park High School, Mary was a four-year Highland Park High School cheerleader, senior leader in Young Life and Highland Park High School Basketball Queen nominee. She received the Presidential Community Service and Cornerstone Scholar Athlete awards and the Yellow Rose award in the Highlander Chapter of the National Charity League. In 2018, Mary was presented as the Duchess of Highland Park in the Waco Cotton Palace.
Mary is pursuing a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree with an emphasis in graphic design at the University of Mississippi. She is a member of Delta Delta Delta sorority and active in CRU. Mary attended Camp Mystic and is a member of Highland Park Presbyterian Church.
La Fiesta is proud to present Mary Ann Frances Kumpf as Duchess of the Starry Night.