Ashley grew up in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio where she trained under her grandmother Nan Klinger. As a fourth generation ballet dancer, Ashley danced for Verb Ballets in Cleveland, Ohio. She studied dance and musical theater at Point Park University where she surfaced a viral video Airport After Hours. She completed her degree on the road on the national tour of A Chorus Line playing Kristine.
Ashley currently resides in NYC and continues to dance along with model and shoot various TV/film projects. She has since performed all over the world on tours and regionally. She completed the improv comedy program at the PIT after receiving a full training scholarship and currently trains at Matthew Corozine acting studios and Matt Farnsworth vocal studios.