Ashley believes in the power of a smile, and she values the knowledge of how to take care of it. She became passionate about smiles as soon as she started her career in the dental field as a dental assistant, just a few months after graduating high school. She prides herself in being excellent at talking to her patients about bettering their oral hygiene, giving great tips on how to take care of problem areas, and answering questions and concerns that patients have about anything related to oral care. Ashley received her degree in dental hygiene from Kirkwood, with a strong focus on clinical work at the University of Iowa College of Dentistry. Among her clinical experience, she also did various outreach programs giving those in need excellent care. Ashley was also a recipient of a scholarship for her hard work, and was the student feature in "Kirkwood Currents" magazine showcasing her hard work, determination, and passion for the dental field. In her free time, she loves spending time with her family which includes her baby girl, she loves crafts, DIY projects, cooking, and relaxing and watching movies.