Ashley is currently an Assistant Public Defender in Palm Beach County. Born in upstate New York, Ashley grew up with a family that emphasized the importance of public service. Both parents encouraged her to be involved in her local and community organizations. She attended Florida Atlantic University and graduated magna cum laude.
Ashley attended law school at Nova Southeastern University. After interning with the Public Defender's Office during her second and third year of law school, she was offered a position upon graduation.
Ashley has taken over 70 jury trials to verdict and handled countless bench trials, motions, and hearings. Currently the Resource Director of County Court, she helps train and supervise new attorneys on trial preparation, filing motions, and courtroom etiquette. Ashley regularly appears in Palm Beach county court and has the experience necessary to run a fair and efficient courtroom.