THE POWER OF POSITIVITY IS LIFE-CHANGING.
EMBRACE CHALLENGE. develop strength.
be a leader. PIONEER CHANGE.
create the life you want.
"I've been involved with this conference for years, and have never heard a speaker's name mentioned so many times...!"
Nicole Kamal, MassSTAR Youth Leadership Conference
"I started telling my story, getting involved, advocating for victims, and spearheaded women's leadership initiatives. I became Miss New Bedford, networked, built a resume, finally returned to school and graduated as Valedictorian of my class. In my speech, my goal was to share my story and remind students that they can achieve anything if they dream BIG."
- finding success -
Activist, Pioneer, & Expert
Women's Empowerment and Young Women's Leadership Development, Violence Against Women Prevention, Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Prevention, Resilience, Survival, & Overcoming Adversity
Leading Activist & Chairwoman
Six different community initiatives! Policy & Advocacy, Community Fundraising & Development, Theatre Arts, Youth Programming, Health & Wellness, Alzheimer's Awareness & Research
President & Nonprofit Founder
ONE Theater Group, Inc - a philanthropic nonprofit theatre company founded in her mother's memory that combines philanthropy and the arts, successfully donating $30,000 to charity within 3 years!
President and Executive Producer, One Theater Group, Inc.
Board of Directors, YWCA Southeastern Massachusetts
Chairperson, Southeastern MA Walk to End Alzheimers
Chairperson, Miss New Bedford Scholarship Program
Board of Directors, New Bedford Festival Theatre
Chairperson, YWCA Leading Ladies
SouthCoast Almanac 'Accomplished Woman'
SouthCoast5 Emerging Leader
SouthCoast Woman of the Year Nominee
SouthCoast Serves Volunteer Superstar
YWCA Woman of Distinction; Spirit of Leadership
Miss New Bedford 2009
Miss Massachusetts Top 5 Finalist in 2009 and 2010
why bring ashley in?!
ashley guarantees value... speakers work.
"The first time I ever realized I was a victim, was when a guest speaker came into