Ashley is a Colorado Native. She studied Education at Fort Lewis University and received her AMI Primary training at Montessori Northwest under Ginni Sackett and Sarah Werner Andrews in 2014. After graduating, Ashley relocated to Knoxville, Tennessee to open up a second location of an AMI certified school. There she was a Lead Primary Guide for three years. Ashley is passionate about encouraging and empowering a lifelong love of learning. Her love for the Montessori method grows with every passing year! She is delighted to be back in Colorado and part of the FCMS family. Ashley enjoys traveling to new and old places, thoughtful cooking, adventure, hiking, crafts, spending time with family and friends, and exploring the great outdoors!