Ashley was hired full time at LLTK after working with the organization as a Ecosystem Science and Management Fellow, part of the 2019 Washington Sea Grant Hershman Fellowship. She works on the Salish Sea Marine Survival Project and is primarily focused on developing new tools to influence research and management decisions. Ashley holds a B.A. in Environmental Studies from the University of California, Santa Barbara and a Master of Marine Affairs with a Graduate Certificate in Climate Science from the University of Washington. In her free time, she enjoys backpacking, barre classes, and exploring Seattle’s many breweries with friends.