Ashley received her Masters of Education from the University of Mary in 2013. Originally from Canada, Ashley lives in Bismarck with her husband and son. Ashley has been a special education teacher for 7 years. She has experienced teaching all avenues of special education, but currently teaches students with Emotional Disorders at Mandan Middle School. She enjoys putting her Masters in Learning Disabilities to good use while providing tutoring using the Barton Reading and Spelling System. She believes every child deserves a chance to read and write. She loves facilitating the growth of functional skills using a systematic approach.
Ashley is currently a member of the National Education Association and enjoys spending time with family and her two cats.