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NEXT is the brainchild of a group of Atlanta artists and activists launching a movement that galvanizes members
of the city’s creative class into a potent force for change.  The NEXT Team consists of artists, arts administrators and business professionals with an average of over 20 years’experience driving and creating visibility for the nation’s leading arts and community organizations.


» Executive Director/Co-Founder: P. Faith Carmichael – Singer/Songwriter
» Creative Director/Co-Founder: Mike Robinson – Author, Sculptor
» Yana Lee Fong – Creative Director
» Catherine Kim – Illustrator/Senior Multi-Media Designer
» Paris Humphrey II – Music Producer/Senior Web Designer
» Jan’na Reed – Author/ Video Producer/Graduate Student
» Wendy Thomas – Event Producer/Writer
» Leslyn Wong – Culinary Artist