Ashley has worked professionally in musical theatre since the age of 8 when she made her stage debut as Gretl in the Sound of Music. Since then she has gone on tour in the US in the title role of Alice in Wonderland with American Family Theatre, performed in regional theatres across the United States, and appeared in film, print and commercial work. Favourite productions include The IT Girl (Molly), You're a Good Man Charlie Brown (Sally), Nunsense (Sister Amnesia), Gypsy (Agnes), Sound of Music (Liesl), and How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying (Rosemary).
Ashley has also been a children's theatre instructor at Warner Theatre for Arts Education in Conneticut and the Hudgens Centre for the Arts in Georgia. In 2005 she made her directorial debut with The Maginot Line for Aim High Productions. Ashley is a proud member of the Actor's Equity Association.