Ash joined the TFEC team in January 2021 as the Scholarship Associate. Ash graduated from the University of Pittsburgh in 2019 with a bachelor’s degree in Urban Studies with a concentration in Sustainability and is working on a dual-title Master’s degree at Penn State University in Geographic Information Systems and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies.

While attending the University of Pittsburgh, Ash was involved in advocacy and organizing events for various environmental and LGBTQ organizations in Pittsburgh, PA and enjoys volunteering time and effort to research projects involving urban and women’s issues whenever possible.