Misinformation and disinformation, civic participation, digital storytelling, politics and technology
Ashley sits at the intersection of cultural change, politics, and technology.
Currently a Principal at A/B Partners, Ashley leads the political campaign practice, helping organizations develop meaningful digital engagement to invite participation in social justice and politics to create new narratives. She is also co-leading the Win Black - Pa’lante campaign, a rapid content operation dedicated to campaigners across the country in order to counter misinformation, a form of digital voter suppression, targeted to Black and LatinX voters.
After serving as the 2012 Obama for America Digital Director in the battleground state of Ohio, she left the private sector to focus her efforts on building political power in the communities that need it the most. Prior to A/B, Ashley was Vice President at 270 Strategies, Reist & Win Federal Digital Director at MoveOn, and has advised several non-profits and campaigns on strategic engagement and political mobilization as an independent consultant. She is also currently an Advisor to Higher Heights for America and Higher Heights for America PAC, the only political action committee exclusively dedicated to electing more progressive Black women.
Prior to her foray into politics, Ashley began her digital strategy career at Procter & Gamble, and Weber Shandwick, leading early efforts in digital and social media for major CPG brands.
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