Ravon Ruffin is a D.C.-based museum consultant and creative. She received her M.A. in American Studies/Museums & Material Culture from George Washington University, and B.S. in Anthropology from Virginia Commonwealth University. Urban sustainability, digital culture and Black Feminist discourse are the lens through which she seeks to redefine the museum as a community space. She is interested in the acts of self-preservation social and digital media platforms inspire. She twitters @ravon_ashley and grams @afroxmericana.