Raven is a 15 year old sophomore attending Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music and Art and the Performing Arts. She has been a student at ESOTA for the past five years. Raven is an active member of Marantha Baptist Church, where she serves as an usher. In her spare time, Raven enjoys reading and writing poetry. She has received recognition for her achievements in the arts, as well as academically. Raven has traveled and competed with KECDE! in the Starbound’s regional and national competitions. This past year, Raven received a local ACT-SO gold medal in dance, and represented the Nassau County NACCP branch at the National competition in Cincinnati. She was one of the dancers selected to work with Anthony Burrell in the closing ceremony performance and participated in MOVE(NYC)’s inaugural summer intensive at Gibney Dance.