Leadership

The tribe that drives the vision.

Courtney Phillips  Co-Founder,  Community Relations Director

Courtney Phillips
Co-Founder,
Community Relations Director

Matthew Manning  Co-Founder,  Creative Director

Matthew Manning
Co-Founder,
Creative Director

André Bobb  Director, Capital B Apparel

André Bobb
Director, Capital B Apparel

Zenaya Williams  Creative Producer + Director, Fully Hued Productions

Zenaya Williams
Creative Producer + Director, Fully Hued Productions

Aja Van Buren  Culture Director

Aja Van Buren
Culture Director

Amir Abed  Finance Director

Amir Abed
Finance Director

Qurissy Lopez  Art Director

Qurissy Lopez
Art Director

Qalani Aimes  Community Relations Associate

Qalani Aimes
Community Relations Associate

Adam Roker  Community Relations Associate, Music + Festivals

Adam Roker
Community Relations Associate, Music + Festivals

Mike David Thomas  Cinematographer, Fully Hued Productions

Mike David Thomas
Cinematographer, Fully Hued Productions

Oguguam Ugwuanyi  Graphic Designer

Oguguam Ugwuanyi
Graphic Designer

Ayesha Riaz  Graphic Designer

Ayesha Riaz
Graphic Designer

Dominique Clayton  Curator,  Newfolk Journal

Dominique Clayton
Curator, Newfolk Journal

 

Editorial

The voices that drive our content.
Read their work on Newfolk Journal.

Skhathisomusa Mthembu  Copywriter Johannesburg

Skhathisomusa Mthembu
Copywriter
Johannesburg

Adia Gooden  Copywriter Chicago

Adia Gooden
Copywriter
Chicago

Kristen Evans  Copywriter Chicago

Kristen Evans
Copywriter
Chicago

Catherine Esther Cowie  Copywriter Chicago

Catherine Esther Cowie
Copywriter
Chicago

Zwakele Mbanjwa  Copywriter Johannesburg

Zwakele Mbanjwa
Copywriter
Johannesburg

Lauren Fox  Copywriter New York City

Lauren Fox
Copywriter
New York City

Shyrah Perkins  Copywriter Phoenix

Shyrah Perkins
Copywriter
Phoenix

Darartu Mohamed  Copywriter Chicago

Darartu Mohamed
Copywriter
Chicago

Lincoln Hill  Copywriter Chicago

Lincoln Hill
Copywriter
Chicago

Annette Mambuca  Editor Chicago

Annette Mambuca
Editor
Chicago

Jill Shah  Editor New York City

Jill Shah
Editor
New York City

Alyssa Smaldino  Copy Editor New York City

Alyssa Smaldino
Copy Editor
New York City


 
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