Ashley is a sophomore member of the Commonwealth Honors College at UMass studying Social Thought and Political Economy as well as African American Studies with a certificate in Latin American and Caribbean Studies. Originally from Knoxville, Tennessee, Ashley enjoys swimming and reading Black literature. Ashley is the President of the UMass chapter of Girl Up and the Vice President of Alliance for Afro-American Cultural Education (AACE). After graduation, Ashley intends to attend law school and pursue a Juris Doctor (JD) to eventually practice law to the benefit of underrepresented communities.
Fun Fact: Studied Abroad at Oxford University in Oxford, England over the summer.