About Maya


“She has a really edgy voice and she’s tackling some pretty big issues for someone of her age.”

                      –Nikki Schwab, Former Editor U.S. News & World Report


Maya Richard-Craven is a digital media planner from Pasadena, CA.  Maya developed a love for digital marketing and content creation while pursuing her bachelor’s degree at the University of Southern California.

In May of 2014, Maya’s two-part series “You’re Pretty, For A Black Girl” was named best college column by the National Society of Newspaper Columnists (NSNC). Maya’s work has been featured in: USA TODAY, The Daily Beast, and more.

Maya Richard-Craven is a digital media planner at an LA-based PR firm. 

Send tips, inquiries, & invitations to mrichardcraven@gmail.com.