Ebonne Ruffins

Ruffins is the creative overseer for Comcast’s domestic local platforms and programming, heading all acquisitions and partnerships. Her team led the completion and opening of The Universal Sphere, a 30-seat immersive theater located in the Comcast Technology Center. In her previous role, she served as Comcast’s first-ever corporate director of diversity media communications. The position sparked her passion for community-centered programming, and Ruffins has made her name known far beyond Comcast’s walls as a documentary producer and contributor. In 2014, she co-produced the award-winning intergenerational documentary “Life’s Essentials with Ruby Dee” and has led production teams around the world for “CNN Heroes.”

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