Ashley joined Migrant Help in March 2020. Since completing her honours degree in Social Sciences & Psychology in 2008 she has held various management positions within the private and third sector. She has managed youth employability projects, and community projects in Scotland, assisting young people to achieve their full potential and overcome barriers to employment. Ashley has managed contracts for Glasgow City Council, European Social Fund and Skills Development Scotland. She has piloted programmes for further education and progression networks. She also has a background in retail management.