Cartoons and Cocktails 2012 featured the comedy stylings of these celebrity auctioneers:

  • Kafi Drexel Brown, Young D.C. Alumna and Television Reporter
  • Warren Brown, The Washington Post
  • Bob Edwards, "The Bob Edwards Show" Sirius XM Radio
  • Kathleen Reilly Mannix, Executive Director, Young D.C.
  • Michael Phelps, Publisher, The Washington Examiner
  • Carol Knopes, Director of Education Projects, Radio Television News Directors Foundation
  • Ken Vogel, Reporter, POLITICO