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Corbin Lewars

Executive Director 

Corbin Lewars wrote her first book, The Nosy Puppy, when she was five years old and has been following her love of creative expression ever since. She earned a BA in Multicultural Literature and a Masters in Education where she based her thesis on her work as a story facilitator with homeless women incorporating Narrative Therapy and Multiple Intelligences theories. For two decades she has worked side by side with writers in prisons, CEO boardrooms, Writing Conferences, non profits serving marginalized populations, colleges and hospitals helping them write and share their story. Her clients have earned National Book Awards, been published in the New York Times, LA Times and Sun Magazine, and been optioned for screenplays. She is thrilled to combine her passions of mental health advocacy, partnerships and creativity as Executive Director of Hold Your Crown. 

Cameron Miles Lavi-Jones

President and Band Leader of King Young Blood

Cameron Lavi-Jones is a 23-year-old award-winning, musical artist, producer, sound engineer, songwriter, bandleader of his alt-rock band King Youngblood, multi-instrumentalist, graphic designer, film maker, and the President of Hold Your Crown. He graduated with honors with a communications degree from the University of Washington where he focused on marginalized communities, BIPOC social justice issues, and the democratization of media. He has organized BIPOC musical teach-ins in and around the Pacific Northwest. He is one of the founders of the popular podcast The Revolution Will Be Harmonized on Spotify and Apple Music. Lavi-Jones is also working long hours as the youngest senior sound engineer/ producer/writer/session musician of a major recording studio in the greater Seattle area at Studio Sage – a state-of-the-art multi-track facility in Edmonds, WA. He is also a partner of Dreaming In Color Entertainment LLC and its wholly-owned subsidiary - DICE LAB. There seem to be no limits for this young man.

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Chet Peterson

Executive Board Member of Hold Your Crown and Band Member of King Youngblood 

The youngest freshest band member Chet Peterson exudes positivity like no other human on the planet. Chet is literally up for anything, anytime and anywhere. King Youngblood is Chet’s first band and as the cellist he is a centerpiece in the live show.  Chet’s experience in the studio fully makes up for live shows being new ground.  With an acoustic cello wired for live shows complete duck tape over the f holes, Chet is locked and loaded for live performance in a big way.  The cello in King Youngblood is a key instrument for bringing out the melodic pop tones signature to the King Youngblood sound.  Plus Chet is super fun to watch on stage.

Alix Daniel

Executive Board Member of Hold Your Crown and Band Member of King Youngblood

The newest addition to King Youngblood is the long awaited joining of Alix Daniel who is a powerhouse multi genre drummer with a strong expertise in all aspects of rock drumming. . Alix brings an aggressive yet melodic attack to the drums which fits perfectly with King Youngblood’s rock with Afropunk and pop sounds. His favorite bands of all times are Led Zeppelin, Green Day and Nirvana so of course he is a perfect for King Youngblood. Alix is also incredibly entertaining to watch live on stage. He especially brings his love of pop rock to the band’s sound and looks forward to writing as a group on the next album and beyond. Says Alix, “I am honored to join King Youngblood and even more honored that they waited for me to be ready.  I am definitely ready for whatever comes next with King Youngblood and I feel the love with every show from our fans and my band of brothers."

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