Your funding is as paramount as your mission. Our approach is rooted in a relentless desire to drive both through new sources of funding and stewardship by design.
Long before founding her eponymous grant writing consultancy, Ashley has had a lengthy record of driving philanthropic missions and solving funding challenges. Ashley entered the grant writing profession to fulfill a personal desire to do meaningful, mission driven work that solves real social problems at scale.
Ashley has a unique background that positions her well for results driven work. She holds an MBA degree earned a full scholarship from Salve Regina University. In addition, she also graduated from Salve Regina University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting. Ashley also holds an Executive Certificate in Non Profit Fund Development from the Mendoza College of Business at the University of Notre Dame. Ashley is also a member of the Grant Professionals Association.
A past recipient of the Feinstein Enriching America Award and Americorps volunteer, Ashley has spent countless hours on the front lines as a volunteer at newly formed non profits to serving on boards and task forces for some of the most iconic institutions in Massachusetts. Ashley is well versed as to the needs of non profit organizations in varying stages of development and works well with staff and volunteers serving in all capacities.
A former contestant both the Miss America and Miss USA competitions, Ashley is a proven leader that knows how to drive change. At the national level, Ashley was recognized as a Quality of Life Finalist for her community work throughout her year of service as Miss Rhode Island. Her experience in the public eye and on the national stage as a visible spokesperson has allowed Ashley to develop into a strong leader and to build a rapport with diverse groups of people. Ashley knows how to create a strong, yet inclusive presence that evokes change.
Ashley resides in Boston, Massachusetts with her husband Wesley, along side the light of their lives, son and daughter.
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"I am writing to thank you for the extraordinary work you have performed for MassArt. Your strong writing skills, ability to analyze complex data and understand and follow the funding guidelines required by the funder, combined to make an impressive proposal. You have the intellectual curiosity, skills, and work ethic necessary to excel in this field. I thank you for your work, and look forward to working with you in the future."
- Marjorie O'Malley
VP OF ADVANCEMENT - MASSACHUSETTS COLLEGE OF ART & DESIGN