Ashley Napier is a creative, multi-media communication technologist with over ten years of progressive experience in grassroots advocacy, online communication strategy, software implementation/project management, digital media, visual design, social media and copy editing for associations and non-profits.
Ashley graduated with an M.S. in Internet Communication from Shippensburg University in 2011. She received her B.A. in Communication with a focus on visual design from Temple University in 2002.
She currently manages the overall digital communication strategy and the information technology operation at the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA). Before joining AWEA in 2012, Ashley worked for many years at an array of associations and non-profits, including the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) and the Center for Schools and Communities. Ashley also co-founded an art collective in Philadelphia: FitzHitz. As co-founder and VP of Digital Media, Ashley has collaborated with many neophyte artists and completed projects ranging from developing websites to curating photo shoots to designing awesome flyers.
Ashley’s varied background in digital media, information technology and visual design has provided the perfect foundation for executing strategic communications across print or online platforms. Passionate about a range of issues from environmental to social justice issues, Ashley seeks to provide her services to organizations and associations seeking to make a positive impact on the world as she is wholeheartedly committed to making a world a better place.