Ashley has held a lifelong affinity for dogs. Through her childhood and teenage years, she trained dogs and volunteered at an animal shelter. As Ashley went on to college, she realized she could turn her lifelong passion into a career. She continued her schooling and finished with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, while also studying dog behavior and getting as much hands on experience as she could. After graduating Ashley attended the Michael Ellis School for Dog Trainers, gaining more insight on dog behavior and complex training techniques. Ashley is currently working her Belgian Malinois for Mondioring and her Border Collie for Dock Diving, Nosework and Rally Obedience.