Ravenell is President and CEO of the Southern Institute on Children and
Families and provides leadership for all initiatives. Ravenell has 18 years of
public policy experience on the well-being of children and families. Ravenell
managed and provided policy consultation to 51 statewide projects and more than
140 local projects as Policy Deputy Director for the Covering Kids & Families national initiative. Ravenell provides
consultation to public and private agencies on Medicaid and SCHIP policy. Ravenell
earned a Master of Public Policy Degree from the University of Chicago and a
Bachelor of Arts Degree from Temple University.