BradBrad Griffith – President and Founder of Clement Arts

Brad Griffith launched Clement Arts in 2012 as a means for artists, musicians, and writers to use their gifts to the glory of God and for the care of orphans. His family also pursues this cause through providing foster care to children. Brad practices writing in many forms, whether songs, poems, or blogs. He enjoys working with all of the incredibly gifted artists throughout the pages of this site. He lives in Smiths, AL with his wife and two children. www.needfulseeds.blogspot.com

JawanJawan McGinnis – Board Member

Jawan McGinns serves on the Clement Arts board as the Family Liaison. She enjoys forming relationships with adoptive and foster families and helping to tell their stories.  Jawan lives in Columbus, Georgia with her husband, Mitch, and their children, Andrew, Luke, and Abigail.  Mitch and Jawan are licensed foster parents in the state of Georgia and have been active in the local state office, reaching out to their case workers, supervisors, and birth families of their four foster placements thus far.

RyneRyne Stokes – Board Member

Ryne Stokes serves as treasurer on the Clement Arts board with a focus on the financial and operational aspects of the organization. He moved to Columbus in the summer of 2005 after being born and raised in the north Georgia area. Ryne is married to his wife, Laura, and they have two children, Luke and Nora. Ryne and Laura serve at CrossPointe Church in Columbus, Georgia.


Amelia Cox – Program Director

Amelia Cox has served with Clement Arts since May 2015, and she now serves as the full-time program director for Clement Kids. Amelia was born and raised in Columbus, Georgia and now lives here with her husband, John. Amelia enjoys singing, playing guitar, playing piano, dancing, and almost anything involving the arts. She loves that the Lord has connected her love for the arts with His love for orphans.