Qualifications and Experience
University of Florida College of Law
Master of Laws (LL.M.) - Tax
In 2004, Ashley earned a Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Taxation from the UF College of Law, which offers one of the top three programs in the country. As a Graduate Tax Scholar, Ashley was awarded a full ride to attend the program. While at UF, Ashley was an Assistant Editor of Florida Tax Review.
Stetson University College of Law
Juris Doctor (JD)
Ashley Graduated Cum Laude from Stetson University College of Law in 2003. During law school, Ashley served as Articles Editor of Stetson Law Review, as Chairperson of the Symposium Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education, and as a Student Intern for Federal U.S. Magistrate Judge Thomas G. Wilson. Her achievements during law school include the Outstanding New Associate Award from the Stetson Law Review editorial board, membership in Phi Delta Phi International Legal Fraternity, Dean's List, and the Book Award for Secured Transactions. She also authored several published legal works.
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
During law school, Ashley was dually enrolled in Stetson's MBA program, balancing her business prerequisites and graduate course load with her law school obligations.
Florida Southern College
Bachelor of Arts (BA) - Communication
A 1999 graduate of FSC, Ashley was an Academic Merit Scholar, member of Lambda Pi Eta Honorary Society of the National Communication Association, and member and officer of Alpha Delta Pi Sorority. While studying Communications and Graphic design, Ashley authored published literary works and represented the college in the American Advertising Federation National Student Advertising Competition. In 2006, she accepted the Omicron Delta Kappa “Grads Made Good” Award, and returned as a guest lecturer for the college's "Law and the Courts" course in 2013.