Ashley was born in Chicago on August 20th 1996. She has been singing and dancing since age four. In her highschool years she participated in honors and advanced placement courses and also sang at several commuinty and school events. Ashley has received serveal awards for her solo vocal performances. One of these awards being the Show Choir Camps of America "The Climb" award for outstanding young performers, permanently named after her rendition of Miley Cyrus' song, The cIimb.She is the first in her family to go to college and is currently a freshman music business major at Illinois State University. She is also very interested in communications and psychology. She is a member of the university choir and was selected to sing the solo at the ILMEA conference this year.