Ashley has been an artist since she declared herself one at the age of 5. She is now the author and/or illustrator of over 40 children’s picture books including Baby Beluga, Stella and Roy Go Camping, Me Baby,You Baby, Who Took the Cookies from the Cookie jar?, and the Miss Bindergarten Series. Her books have won numerous state and national awards. For 24 years Ashley has traveled to schools all over the US, speaking to children about writing, drawing and finding their own paths to the future.
She lives, works, and walks every day in San Francisco.