Ashley is the Director of Sustainability Initiatives in the School of Business. She received her bachelor’s degree in Family and Child Sciences from Florida State University and her MBA at Wake Forest University. With a background in human-centered design and more than a decade of experience in higher education and the non-profit sector, Ashley focuses on designing experiences to empower her colleagues. As Director of Sustainability Initiatives, Ashley collaborates with the University’s Office of Sustainability and related academic centers and institutes to integrate sustainability into key areas of focus within the School of Business. This includes working closely with faculty to incorporate sustainability principles into courses and developing new experiential learning opportunities for students. While wearing many hats on campus and in the community, her favorite is that of an outdoorswoman. When she’s not helping haul kayaks during tour season for the Yadkin Riverkeeper, you’ll find her fishing the Yadkin and many of its tributaries.