Ebony Ramsey, Ph.D.
Ebony M. Ramsey has been an active proponent for students, equity and inclusion since her high school years. Originally from Kansas City, Missouri, her passion, awareness and drive has led her to become a true catalyst for change in all she does. She received her undergraduate degree in Theatre and Mass Communications from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Ebony then went on to pursue a Master’s degree in Adult Education with a concentration in Higher Education Administration from North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, a historically Black college in Greensboro, NC. She is a current doctoral candidate in the PhD program in Higher Education & Leadership at Colorado State University looking to graduate in the spring of2021.Ebony has a passion for working at historically Black colleges and universities which is the focus of her scholarly work. She has worked at several institutions working primarily in student life. Through her student activism, education, and professional experience, she has carved a niche in the fraternal as well as leadership development circles dealing with critical issues and concepts of diversity. By serving on various committees, writing policy, presenting and challenging the status quo; Ebony has acquired the knowledge and experience that affords her the opportunity to be a resource to others throughout the country. Ebony has served as a presenter and volunteer for National Association for Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA), Association of Fraternity Advisors (AFA), the American College Personnel Association (ACPA) and the National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) and currently serves on the Board of Directors for the National Association for Campus Activities (NACA) as the Chair for the 2020-21year. Ebony enjoys serving the community and has been heavily involved in giving back through her sorority, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Ebony serves as the recruitment co-lead for @HBCUJump an action network assembled to promote the recruitment of top high school and collegiate athletes to HBCU athletic programs. Ebony currently serves in the capacity of Assistant Dean for Student Involvement at Maryville University in St. Louis. As a Student Affairs Professional, Ebony’s commitment to the holistic development of students is unwavering. She is a change agent and continually works to make the world better for all who encounter it.