Speaking Bio

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Ashley is a visual storyteller with a decade of marketing and leadership development experience. Currently the Director of Marketing at Redkix, she is passionate about helping people communicate successfully at work. Prior to Redkix, she spent four years at Prezi, Inc., leading global evangelism programs & partnerships, helping them grow from 9MM to 65MM+ subscribers worldwide. While there she scaled an international B2C Ambassador Program of marketers, creatives, and engineers to 33 countries with 80 direct reports.

Before transitioning to the tech world, Ashley was an Assistant Director at the University of Washington, where she advised student leaders, and ran local and national marketing initiatives for 49 nonprofit organizations' local chapters.

She has BA in Journalism from the University of Washington, and when she's not managing a team of incredible people, you can find her traveling, taking photographs, and practicing her French.


PREVIOUS SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

Harvard Graduate School of Design | Harvard Business School | National Center for Engineering Pathways to Innovation, Stanford University | MIT Sloan School of Business | Said Business School, Oxford University | UC Berkeley Entrepreneurship Guest Lecturer | Fullbridge Future Leaders Summit | EBSpreneurship Forum | SigEp Carlson Leadership Academy, annually | SigEp Grand Chapter Conclave | SigEp District Retreats, annually | National Title I Conference | Northwestern University | University of St. Andrews | UW Incoming Freshmen + Parents | Association of Fraternity/Sorority Advisors Annual Conference

Ashley is a consummate professional. We hosted her at the Harvard Graduate School of Design when I was a co-chair for Women in Design. Her presentation on effective public speaking is well organized, thoughtful, and well-researched. I would highly recommend her without hesitation.
— My Tam Nguyen, Harvard Graduate School of Design