VP of Communications & Interim VP of Public Policy
Ashlea serves as Vice President of Communications at PPAM and PPMI. She leads the communications department, develops messaging, directs communications campaigns, and connects reporters with the information they need to cover stories related to reproductive health and rights.
Ashlea got her start in advocacy at Central Michigan University where she served as President of VOX: Voices for Planned Parenthood. After graduating with a degree in Integrated Public Relations in 2015, She spent a few years helping progressive candidates and advocacy organizations with web design, social media, email, direct mail, logo design, photography and messaging. Then she took the opportunity to return "home" to Planned Parenthood Advocates of Michigan in 2018.
When she's not protecting abortion access one tweet at a time, Ashlea enjoys photography, running and exploring Pure Michigan.