MEET PASTOR ASHLEY: Originally from Kentucky, Pastor Ashley earned an undergraduate degree in Political Science from Trinity University in San Antonio, with minors in Communications Management and Religion. Her divinity education was at Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary, Louisville, Kentucky, where she earned a Masters in Divinity and a Masters in Marriage and Family Therapy. She is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist.
Pastor Ashley was ordained in the PC(USA) in March 2014 at Evergreen Presbyterian Church, Dothan, Alabama where she served as Associate Pastor for Children, Youth, and Young Adults. Before seminary she served as a Young Adult Volunteer in Ghana, West Africa. She served as the 2018-2019 Moderator of the Presbytery of South Alabama and currently serves on the Committee on Ministry in Grace Presbytery.
Pastor Ashley began her call to Grace First Presbyterian Church on April 1, 2019. She and her husband Lance enjoy travel, building relationships with people, and their dog Blue.