Ashley has danced almost her entire life and has been teaching for more than 20 years. She is trained in jazz, hip hop, contemporary, pom, kick line, and musical theater. Growing up she was on her junior and high school dance teams with having leadership positions on both. Since graduating from high school, she’s performed all around Seattle with groups including Eastside Moving Company, En’Lair and Enertia. Special performances include Westlake’s “Sign of the Times”, Rex Kinney’s “Rivival”, and the DaCi Dance Conference held in Kingston, Jamaica. She has choreographed for many groups including middle school, high school, collegiate and professional NBA dance teams.
She was a coach for Kentridge High School for ten years, where she received WSDDCA Co-Coach of the Year with her sister, Staci. As a coach and/or choreographer, Ashley has 17 State Titles under her belt. She has been a speaker for coaches conferences conducting classes on many different topics relating to dance. Many of her dancers have gone onto collegiate and professional dance teams, Broadway, and feature dancers on the Disney channel. She currently teaches dance in studios around Washington, teaches BootyBarre to adults, and choreographs for dance teams around the Northwest. She has also judged competitions and has held Education Director for the WSDDJA for several years.