Carnell Bey Willoughby is a long time community artist. He is a founding member of one of Columbus’ first Hip-Hop groups S.P.I.R.I.T. (Soldiers Poised Infinitely Reinforced in Truth). For over 20 years he has led community based writing workshops, hosted and performed at multiple events in the state from poetry nights to ComFest. Most recently Carnell is known as part owner of Willowbeez SoulVeg, a vegetarian, health conscious pop-up and caterer with a community based mission.