Ashley joined Afton as an Analyst in 2018 and is part of the Education Pioneers 2018 Career Track Fellowship cohort. Prior to joining Afton, Ashley spent 2 years as an Internal Auditor at Vanguard and The Allstate Corporation. In these roles, she provided assurance on the operating effectiveness of risk management, governance, and internal control processes. Prior to that, Ashley was an Analyst within Vanguard’s financial leadership program, rotating throughout the company in various financial planning and analysis, audit, and project management roles. During her time at Vanguard, Ashley also served as a volunteer Relationship Manager for the Skills-Based Volunteering team, working on strategic planning and data analytics projects for a wide range of non-profit organizations.
Ashley earned her BA in Economics from Villanova University and spent a year abroad at Oxford University, where her studies were focused on Economics and Public Policy. While in school, Ashley served as a GED tutor for organizations across Philadelphia and completed an internship at Bank of America Merrill Lynch.