Ravin is an educator, mentor, community leader and business owner from the South Bronx. She earned her Masters of Arts in Criminal Justice from John Jay College of Criminal Justice. In pursuit of her passion for helping others through both education and community building, she has served as an active member of the Women by Choice, women’s empowerment network and as a mentor to her own group of young women, Ladies of Value and Excellence. By virtue of her passion for learning and helping others, she hopes to make a lasting impact on everyone that she engages with


This blog is dedicated to the empowerment of young women, through the discussion of issues that have impacted her as a Afro-Caribbean American woman growing up in New York City