Ashley is a proud Philadelphia native who graduated cum laude from Drexel University with a B.S. in communications, concentrating in corporate and public relations. Ashley first came to FIRE in 2011 through Drexel University’s cooperative education program as a Program Assistant. Before coming to FIRE, Ashley co-oped at Greater Media Philadelphia where she worked on research, promotions and events in the sales and marketing department of 102.9 WMGK, Philadelphia’s classic rock radio station. Ashley is a member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals Philadelphia Chapter. In her spare time, she enjoys perusing health blogs, working on her fitness and spending time with her adorable bunny Hughie and crazy Aussie Iggy.