A photographer turned filmmaker, Ashley has worked as an editor and cinematographer in Chicago’s independent film scene since graduating from UIC in 2013. She edited many of Chicago’s premier, award-winning web series like Brown Girls, You’re So Talented, and Kappa Force. She also worked as the director of photography on a number of popular music videos, including Jamila Woods’ “LSD” ft. Chance The Rapper and Shea Couleé’s “Creme Brûlée,” which was #1 on Billboard’s 10 Best Drag Queen Music Videos of 2018. More recently, her first short film, “I Miss Jamie When She’s Gone” premiered at Chicagoland Shorts, a nationally touring festival. This year, Ashley plans on stepping into more directing and producing roles.