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Ava Lorraine Ramey, policewoman, detective. Named one of Top Ten College Girls in America, Glamour Magazine, 1969. Member of Committee Police Parents (president 1983-1984), Executive Female, Black Women in Law Enforcement.

Background

Ramey, Ava Lorraine was born on March 21, 1951 in Virginia, United States. Daughter of Homer Albert and Marilyn Orenette (Corbin) Campbell.

Education

Student, Radford Women's College, 1969—1970. Student, District of Columbia University, 1970—1972. Student, University Maryland, 1974—1976.

Career

Tour guide Landmark Services, Washington, 1970—1971. Store detective Hecht Company, 1971—1972. Policewoman, detective Washington Metropolitan Police Department, since 1972.

Owner, director Lord Mayor Academy, Capital Children's Museum, Washington, since 1984. Owner Mattapony Videos, Maryland, since 1986. Served with United States Army Reserve, 1977-1980.

Membership

Member of Committee Police Parents (president 1983-1984), Executive Female, Black Women in Law Enforcement.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    White water rafting.

Connections

Married Kenneth Lee Howard, April 5, 1972 (divorced March 1981). 1 child Robert Ryan; Married Randall Russell Ramey, August 6, 1981. 1 child Ryan Randall.