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New Day NEXT is a group of accomplished and motivated young professionals who are looking to give back to our community. By participating, members improve the lives of Michigan cancer patients and their families through events, fundraising opportunities, advocacy, and volunteering all while growing their professional network.

So if you’re a recent grad or a seasoned professional, a Michigander for life or just passing through, this is the place to make connections while making a difference. Whether you have a personal connection to cancer or if you are simply motivated to create radical good in our community, we have something for you at New Day NEXT.


Inspire the next generation of passionate, emerging leaders dedicated to fundraising, volunteering, and advocating for the New Day Foundation for Families today, ensuring its legacy for tomorrow. Inspiring today, for a hopeful tomorrow.


Help Michigan families facing the financial burden of cancer
Make a donation, give monthly or create a crowdfunding campaign to make a special occasion.


Help us spread the word about New Day
Share information and stories about New Day to increase support and educate audiences on our mission.


Lend your time, talent and creativity to the cause
From working at an event to shopping and delivering groceries to a New Day family. Stay tuned for volunteer opportunities through New Day NEXT!

The perks of being part of the family...

Join our New Day NEXT family

Become a NEXT family member, get access to amazing professionals and exclusive events to build your network and fill your heart.
To become a member, we ask that you commit to a membership level and up-front investment.
Membership levels start at just $50 a year. If you cannot afford a membership, sponsorships are available.

Mark Your Calendar!

SPRING Quarterly New Day NEXT Meeting

Additional details coming soon!

Face Off Against Cancer Hockey Game

Sunday, April, 16, 3pm at Suburban Ice Rochester.
Plan on attending this event to help us spread the word about New Day NEXT. Learn more HERE

Happy Hour for Hope

Thursday, May 4, Location is TBD
Join New Day and have a cocktail for a cause!


New Day Grand Rapids Open House

Thursday, May 18 at 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM or 5:30 – 7:30 PM at BAMH Health in Grand Rapids

Learn more about New Day at this Open House for our West Michigan friends. This event is FREE. Register here

Color of Wellness 5K + New Day NEXT Post-race Bloody Mary Bar

This race winds through downtown Rochester and is open to runners/walkers of all ability levels. Participate in the 5K, the post-race event or BOTH! Learn more HERE

BSP Law Annual Charity Event

Monday, September 11, Location is TBD

New Day NEXT will be hosting a pickleball tournament during the day, prior to BSP Law’s annual charity event benefiting New Day. We will need your help recruiting players and sponsors. Additional details coming soon!


New Day’s Celebrity Lip Sync Battle

Thursday, October 19 at Sound Board @ MotorCity Casino

New Day NEXT will keep the party going after the Lip Sync Battle by hosting an Afterglow event. Additional details coming soon!

Meet Our New Day NEXT Board


Katie is the Chief Marketing Officer at BSP Law in Troy, Michigan. She brings 10+ years of marketing and events expertise to the New Day NEXT Board of Directors. She earned a Master’s degree in Business Administration with a specialization in Marketing from Walsh College.  She is married to her high school sweetheart and they have a beautiful daughter, Reagan Jean.  They enjoy spending their summer weekends on Lake St. Clair.  She is supporting New Day in honor of her cousin who passed of Leukemia at the age of eleven.


Sarah is the Chief Growth Officer at Lambert & Co. and TiiCKER, a Fintech startup that specializes in providing cutting-edge technology solutions to public companies. She is a strategic thinker with a knack for identifying new market opportunities. Her superpower is developing strategic partnerships with companies and organizations. Sarah lives in Lake Orion with her husband Jeremy, son Parker and feisty husky, Memphis. She serves on an advisory board for the Special Olympics of Michigan and is a guest lecturer at her alma mater, Oakland University. She is supporting New Day in honor of her late Grandparents and her mentor, coach, and BFF, Joel Stern.


Danielle is the Vice President of Employee Health & Benefits for Marsh McLennan Agency in Troy, Michigan where she works with middle market clients. Danielle’s prior experience includes directing the charitable giving for foundations and high-net-worth individuals. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Communications from Oakland University. Danielle is married with two daughters and enjoys vacationing in the mountains, wine tasting and cooking. She is supporting New Day in honor or her Grandmother who passed away from breast cancer, as well as her father-in-law and cousin-in-law who are currently battling other forms.


Jordann is an Advisor and Chief Client Experience Officer at Synergy Capital Solutions in Bloomfield Hills, MI. Jordann works with individuals and families to help them achieve their financial goals through relationship management, investment planning, and asset-management strategies. Jordann received a bachelor’s degree in Finance from The Broad College of Business at Michigan State University and is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER practitioner. She enjoys spending her spare time with her husband and two young sons. She is passionate about New Day in honor of her Aunt, Kathy Janssen, who passed away after a two-year battle with breast cancer.