Degrees: Master of Science –Psychology, Purdue University; Bachelor of Arts – Psychology, Drury University

Experience: From 2015-2022 Ashley worked as a mental health therapist at different community mental health centers. She was focused on working with children and families using child-centered play therapy and Theraplay techniques. She is passionate about community activism, women’s rights, and fighting oppression.  She is excited to be a new member of the Boys & Girls Club team!

Favorite Quote: “Women belong in all places where decisions are being made. It shouldn’t be that women are the exception.”- Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Hobbies: Ashley enjoys cooking, yoga, hiking, reading true crime novels, and spending time with her husband, daughter, and dog. 

Did You Know?: Ashley is an animal rights activist. During undergrad, she had an opportunity to meet Bob Barker when he donated $2 million to the university for an animal rights program!