Academic & Life Skills Counselor for Student Athletes
Academic Support and Access Center
Ashley joined the Academic Support and Access Center staff as the Academic and Life Skills Counselor for Student-Athletes in August 2011. She joined AU in 2007, where she first served as the Faculty Coordinator in the School of Communication. In May of 2008, Ashley began her career in Academic Advising, specifically advising undergraduate students majoring within the School of Communication. The fall of 2013 marks the start of Ashley's 6th year at American University.
Ashley has earned both a bachelors degree in Communications/Public Relations from George Mason University and a Master of Science degree in Academic Advising/Student-Athlete Advising from Kansas State University. During her time at George Mason, Ashley competed on the track and field team as a hammer, weight and discus thrower. She was also a member of the track and field team for two years at the University of Texas-San Antonio. Prior to her career at American University, Ashley was the Director of Men’s and Women’s Basketball Operations at Dartmouth College.
With a passion for sports, Ashley hopes to help her students obtain their dreams while teaching them that everything is possible with proper time management and dedication!
DegreesBA in Communication, Public Relations and MS in Academic Advising, Student-Athlete Advising
Favorite Spot on Campus:Gardens next to Bender Arena