Ashley has been a girl scout since she was in kindergarten and now leads a troop of her own in multiple elementary schools in the capital region. Girl Scout leaders are responsible for teaching young women valuable lessons of life and virtues to help them see a bright future by participating in community service, field trips, and activities at meetings.
Ashley has been the Vice President of Operations in every building she has lived in since her freshman year. This position is responsible for taking minutes at every council meeting as well as advertising events and taking pictures at events to showcase the council's success. Vice President of Operation is also responsible for helping to come up with activity ideas for residents in the building with fellow council members.
For two years Ashley was treasurer of the Political Science Society, but stepped down her junior year because she was studying abroad. The Political Science Society is a non partisan student group that meets weekly to talk about current political events at the campus, state, national, and global levels. There are monthly debates held by the society to discuss predetermined topics.
Pathfinder is a club exclusively for Siena college Freshmen to talk to prospective students and their families about what it is like to transition to college. Pathfinders also provide information about programs offered at the college by having luncheons with prospective families and participating in meet and greets at admissions events.
Ashley was responsible for conducting research to provide data to the Institute to help in their studies. She also built and maintained databases to keep track of studies being conducted. Ashley also wrote reports for the results of multiple studies to be read by the director. Ashley had also been takes with created surveys that were used for data collection.
September 2016 - December 2016
Intern at NYS Senate
Ashley was an intern at the Albany office who filed incoming and outgoing bills for floor debate. She also built and updated legislative spreadsheets to track the actions of pieces of legislation. She was also responsible for providing research that would be used for legislation drafting.