Ashley Adams

About Ashley Adams

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.


  • Report shows Americans donate billions to universities, but schools still don’t uphold basic rights. It’s time to change that., July 25, 2018

  • Help FIRE lead the way forward for free expression with a gift by midnight on Dec. 31!, December 30, 2017

  • FIRE staffers on why free speech is so important on campus, December 12, 2017

  • Concerned with what’s happening on campus? Make an impact by supporting FIRE’s 2016-17 Annual Fund before June 30, June 27, 2017

  • FIRE “outperforms most charities in America,” earns four-star rating from Charity Navigator!, June 5, 2017

  • Help FIRE free one million student voices by supporting our new campaign!, April 3, 2017

  • Last Chance to Secure Your 2016 Charitable Tax Deduction!, December 30, 2016

  • Give the Gift of Free Speech This Holiday Season (VIDEO), December 21, 2016

  • Pledge Your Commitment to Free Speech With a Gift to FIRE’s 2015–16 Annual Fund Before June 30!, June 22, 2016

  • Greg Brings FIRE to Florida with Luncheon and Radio Appearance, February 19, 2016