Ashley Allison first joined the Trust in 2016 as a Program Intern before being promoted to Executive Assistant where she provided interdepartmental support to the Trust’s executive staff and assists in program administration through website design and maintenance, logistics coordination for events and conferences, and constituent outreach. Ashley’s passion for arts education stems from her expansive involvement in the creative sector as a visual art student and instructor. Ashley is a practicing artist and serves as a member of the Emerging Arts Partners Austin Chapter. She graduated cum laude from Austin College where she earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Art History with a minor in Sociology; she plans to pursue her Master’s of Fine Arts degree in painting beginning Fall 2018. Ashley and her husband, Ian, recently got married in October 2017.