About Robin

A native of Washington, DC, Robin Floyd-Ramson is the Founder and Executive Director of Chess Girls DC. Robin uses her unique talents, compassion, creativity and imagination to help girls understand their full potential and expose them to the best possibilities using the cognitive skills developed in chess.

Robin believes that the spatial development skills learned through chess can be used as a tool to expand the number of females and underrepresented minorities who pursue advanced certificate degrees and careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) fields.