Honorary Members

Honorary members of Gamma Xi Phi Professional Arts Fraternity are artists of national or regional acclaim or are members of the community who have given substantial time, resources, or talent to the mission of the fraternity.

Kevin Coombe

Music historian and archivist; Founder of DC Soul Recordings. Also known as DJ Nitekrawler.

Christopher Brient

Professional dancer and stepper; Assistant Artistic Director of Step Afrika!

Ess Vee

Emcee, songwriter, engineer, producer; The Association Music Group.


Visual artist and graphic designer; The Association Music Group.


Artist manager, videographer, web designer; The Association Music Group.

Nette Forné Thomas

Visual artist, curator, and arts educator.

Ernest Perry

Graphic designer; designer of the fraternity badge and coat of arms.

Gamma Xi PhiHonorary Members