Ashley is currently a multiplatform journalist at the York Daily Record/Sunday News in York, Pa. She's the Cheap Eats columnist for FlipSidePa.com, features and enterprise reporter for YDR.com and the fashion photographer and writer for Smart Magazine. She also works as a freelance writer and photographer. She has a BA in journalism with religious studies and photography minors from Ithaca College in Ithaca, NY. She has also studied in Spain, Morocco, Ghana, South Africa, Mauritius, Vietnam, Cambodia, Singapore, India, China, Japan and Hawaii with Semester at Sea on the Fall 2010 voyage. Additionally, she has taken travel writing classes in England and Scotland and photography classes in Italy.