Mikaela "Mikki" Carlton server a Producer of the DCJazzPrix for the DC Jazz Festival. Ms. Carlton is an Event and Record Producer and Live Sound Engineer from Washington, DC. She holds a Bachelor of Music from Howard University and years of experience as an Event Producer and Program Coordinator, producing shows at Pearl Street Warehouse, Union Stage, the Howard Theatre and the Kennedy Center Concert Hall, among others. She is also an experienced Live Sound Engineer for notable DC venues including Ivy City Smokehouse, The BullPen at Nats Park, and Big Chief. Mikki is a voting member of the Recording Academy ™’s Washington, D.C. Chapter — Producers & Engineers Wing, and assists the DC Jazz Festival annually.