Ashley grew up dancing, competing, and focused rigorously in ballet. At the age of 12 she started dancing with professional ballet companies. While attending college at ASU, Ashley found her love for all things dance team. Soon after she began her dance team journey and started coaching, choreographing, judging and consulting with dance teams. Ashley is in her sixth season as a head varsity pom coach and is currently the head coach for the Highland Hawkettes.