Ashley is the Executive Director & Founder of MS Run the US. As Founder, Ashley was the solo endurance athlete that ran 3,288 miles across America by herself in 2010 for the charity. In doing so she became the 16th female to ever run across America. Afterward, Ashley spearheaded America’s first and only annual relay run across the country in 2013 for MS. Since then the organization has raised over 2.3 million dollars, run over 25,000 miles, and has helped over 137 every day runners realize their potential to be extraordinary through our events platform.
As Executive Director, Ashley works on developing relationships and programs to further the organization’s mission. She spends much of her time working diligently to create an exceptional fundraiser experience, and passionately leads the organization to grow and change for the better according to the nonprofit’s mission. Ashley received her degree from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse in Exercise and Sport Science and enjoys encouraging others to get active and stay healthy. Prior to starting MS Run the US, Ashley owned a fitness and nutrition business. She lives near Milwaukee, WI with her husband and three children.
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