Ashley has been in the entertainment industry for over ten years, and works extensively as a professional musical theatre singer and actress, director, producer, writer, and teacher/audition coach. She has performed on six continents and in 110 cities worldwide as a cabaret artist. Ashley works with the largest entertainment company in the world - THE WALT DISNEY COMPANY and has performed and developed shows and events with The Disney Event Group since 2005.
As a cabaret artist, Ashley has headlined in New York City, and on the high seas worldwide, everywhere from Dubai to Dubrovnik, Croatia.
In 2002, Ashley competed as a semi-finalist in Miami for FOX's American Idol, and went on to represent the show's sponsor, Clairol's Herbal Essences for a national ad campaign.
A BFA Musical Theatre graduate of The University of Central Florida, Ashley is a proud member of the Actors Equity Association, and has worked as a professional equity actress & singer with Walt Disney Entertainment in a slew of shows, improvisation events, corporate events, and as an on-camera actress for The Disney Event Group.
Ashley performs regularly as a musical theatre actress and singer and some favorite credits include: RESPECT at the David A Straz Center for the Performing Arts, URINETOWN (Mad Cow Theatre Orlando, FL), TONY N' TINA'S WEDDING (Original Off Bway Producers and Director in Orlando), MY DISNEY GIRL'S PERFECTLY PRINCESS TEA PARTY (Rose Petal, at Walt Disney World), THE HOOP DEE DOO REVUE (Flora, at Walt Disney World), and ROMANCE, ROMANCE (Josephine, Regent Seven Seas Cruises).
As a teacher and director, Ashley has served as a faculty member for dozens of schools and institutions throughout Florida and New York. She is currently an adjunct faculty member of the Patel Conservatory at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts in Tampa, FL, teaching musical theatre, cabaret, and directing youth theatre productions. She also works as a private audition coach, specializing in working with teens in boosting confidence in performing and college auditions for BFA programs throughout the country.
As a contributing and published writer, Ashley has published works with DRAMABIZ Magazine, a National leading theatrical publication, and BACKSTAGE Magazine.
In the world of production and casting, Ashley has worked with producers Mitchell Maxwell & Sibling Entertainment in NYC on the development of multiple Broadway shows and Independent films. Her casting credits include work for the ABC & MTV networks. Ashley is the owner of Think Pink Entertainment, a full-service "event-ertainment" company in Florida.
Ashley resides in Miami Beach and works with the J-CAT Theatre as a show director and outreach coordinator on a variety of youth and adult productions in North Miami Beach, in addition to working with The Walt Disney Company and The Disney Event Group.