The Omega Royal Maids represent the Krewe of Omega at events and functions throughout the parish, encouraging the community to participate in our Krewe by membership, sponsorship or attendance at our parade. Along with the King & Queen our Maids, Dukes and Royal Princesses & Pages spread the spirit of Mardi Gras wherever they go. The Royal Maid Court is open to adult women members ages 18+ and welcomes new members to participate.
The Krewe of Omega is excited to announce the addition of Royal Dukes to the court for Omega XXXVII.
Royal Dukes will represent the Krewe of Omega at events and functions throughout the parish, encouraging the community to participate in our Krewe by membership, sponsorship or attendance at our parade. Along with the King & Queen our Dukes, Maids and Royal Princesses & Pages spread the spirit of Mardi Gras wherever they go. The Royal Maid Court is open to adult women members ages 18+ and welcomes new members to participate.
Representing Purple, is Mardi Gras Maid
Ms. Keysha Robinson. Keysha is a 3-year member of Krewe and rides on the McKnight float. Keysha is an accountant by trade but spends her time advocating for and helping disadvantaged individuals. Keysha enjoys “Living her Best life” and traveling abroad. Keysha was excited to ride in the parade for the first time last year and could be heard the entire time yelling out “We Love You Hammond America!!” Keysha would like to dedicate her reign this year to both Joe & Joyce Smith and Dale & Cathy Roberts; she rides this year as royalty, for them! Your Purple Maid, Ms. Keysha Robinson.
Representing Green, is Mardi Gras Maid Ms. Piper Lamoyne Box. At the age of just 18, Piper is currently the youngest full member of the Krewe of Omega. Piper is a freshman at LSU where she is studying kinesiology. She then plans to pursue her masters and work as an Athletic Trainer. Piper has a long family history with the Krewe. Her Uncle Art Plow was one of our founding members, her mother Sunshine is a charter member, and her Grandmother Mattie Plow was the Lt. of what is now the “Pirate” McKnight float. Piper enjoys reading, art & hanging out with her friends. Your Green Maid, Ms. Piper Lamoyne Box.
Representing Gold, is Mardi Gras Maid
Ms. Barbe Castjohn. Barbe join the Krewe just recently and is jumping in with both feet! Barbe was born and raised in Hammond, transplanted to Minnesota for 32 yrs and found her way back home at last. She is a resident of Ponchatoula now and Mother of 5 and grandmother of 6. Barbe is an Account Executive for Jani King and in her free time she enjoys golfing, swimming, biking and Interior Design. She is a Tangi Chamber Ambassador and lives to serve her community. Your Royal Gold Maid, Ms. Barbe Castjohn.
Representing Purple, is Mardi Gras Duke
Mr. Curt Zeller Sr. Curt is the reigning “Float Husband” on the McKnight float, where he can be found running errand and taking commands with grace from all the women on the float, but his true wife is Captain & Omega 34, 35, 36.. Leslie McKnight. Curt is also the grandfather of Princess Chevie. Curt is the Head master Technician at Lakeview Tire and Automotive in New Orleans. He is a Saints & Tulane football fan and he enjoys watching drag racing, socializing with friends and spending time with his grandchildren. Your Purple Duke,
Mr. Curt Zeller Sr.
Representing Green, is Mardi Gras Duke Mr. Matthew Lynn Box. Matthew is an Executive Chef at Loyola University. Matthew first became a member of the Krewe of Omega 22 years ago, and he is currently a member of the McKnight float. In his spare time, meaning when he isn’t being bossed around by the two ladies of the house, Matthew enjoys playing video games, but spends most of his free time keeping his wife out of trouble!
Your Green Duke,
Mr. Matthew Box.
Representing Gold, is Mardi Gras Duke
Mr. Maison Rock. Maison is a past royal court member and rides with the McKnight float. He is a Private First Class in the Louisiana National Guard, where he serves as a 15 Tango Blackhawk Mechanic and he currently attends Southeastern where he is majoring in Engineering. Maison plans to continue his career with the military once he finishes school and intends to become a pilot. He has a family history with the Krewe of Omega. Both his mother & sister served on the Royal Court as Inaugural Maids of Omega (XXXIV). His mother is currently serving as Vice President of the Board of Directors, is Royalty Coordinator and Sgt. on the McKnight float. Your Gold Duke,
Mr. Maison Rock.
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