Ashley was born and raised in the westside Santa Monica/Malibu area. Her passion and zest for life runs deeply, expressed through fitness, inspiration, motivation, leadership, and learning.
She thrives off of meaningful connection and finds inspiration through mindful awareness.
Growing up, she enjoyed all levels of kinesthetic movement, and gaining her self-exploration through all different sports ranging from dance, cheerleading, softball, hiking, yoga, group fitness, cycling, etc.
So, who's this Ashley chick, anyway?
Through this magnet and love of the work, she began her teaching journey in 2008 beginning with Zumba, Barre, Group Fitness, Yoga, Cycling, and Personal Training. Her certifications include 200hr RYT Power Yoga from CorePower Yoga, Level Two Power Yoga Teacher Training, Kirtan and Bhakti Yoga Teacher Training, Zumba Certification, ISSA Personal Trainer, Schwinn Cycling Instructor, Group X Fitness Certification in Yoga Sculpt, and Barre Burn.
Her classes are music driven based on synchronicity of movement to beat with inspiration of turning inward using breath for strength. She has immense devotion and dedication to form & technique to provide a safe, fun, energizing learning environment and maximize the goals of a workout. Thematically, her teaching is geared towards mindfulness, guiding her students to realize their highest potential through fitness.
She started and ran her own successful company at 16 years old, gaining huge experience in management, leadership, marketing, negotiation, contract organization, structures, & systems at a very young age. This booking agency went on to providing event services for 3+ years with 20-25 employees at a time.
Years later, she went on to work directly with a global transformational leader specializing in Communication Mastery and Evolved NLP grounded in the wisdom of the heart.
From this avenue of work, she is able to channel a range of tools and resources to support her teaching in all areas and motivate her students from an authentic place that allows her to speak into all styles of learning and listening to inspire & empower many.
Ashley's background and expertise is in a wide range of business and her strengths are inclusive of building rapport, high level relationships, and partnerships through effective communication & authenticity.
She does consulting for many different fields:
-Communication Training in the Workplace
-Corporate, Private, Group Meditation
-Corporate, Private, Group Yoga
-Systems & Organization
-Internal Congruency and Core Values
Outside of the studio, what drives her is to uphold a walking lifestyle of constant motivation for herself, and upliftment for those around her.