Ashley joined the Wausau Conservatory of Music Faculty in September of 2015. She earned a Bachelor Degree from the University of Wisconsin La Crosse in Piano Pedagogy studying with Mary Tollefson. Ashley also has multicultural experience through studying Piano at the University of Tasmania, Australia under Arabella Tenniswood-Harvey.
She completed her Masters of Music Degree from the University of Wisconsin Stevens Point in December 2015 in Music Education with an emphasis in studio pedagogy. Her teachers were Raffi Besalyan and Molly Roseman.
While earning her Bachelor and Master’s degrees Ashley also double majored in psychology and graduated with a Master in Psychology from UW-Stout in December.
Ashley studied piano for 15 years at the Wausau Conservatory of Music with Mona Grote. For the past three years she has been privately teaching a large studio of students as young as 3 and adult students at the college level.