Chief of Staff, Office of the Provost | Michigan State University
In her previous role as Assistant Dean for Administration and Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in International Studies and Programs, Ashley provided leadership in the implementation and administration of international programs and global initiatives that advance and strengthen university-wide missions related to research, outreach, and engagement activities. She oversaw a variety of administrative functions, including international partnership processes and protocols. Ashley also serves as the Principal Investigator and Director of the Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program, Fulbright Programs, and Peace Corps.
As ISP’s DEI Director, Ashley was tasked with ensuring that the global dimension is integrated into campus DEI efforts and activities. She created and chairs a cross-campus Global DEI Task Force charged with developing campus resources to reinforce inclusive practices in a global context. She has led local, national, and international discussions, delivered conference presentations, authored articles, and engaged in private consulting around diversity, equity, and inclusion topics from a global lens.