Ashley is a graduate of both the Industrial Engineering Technology and Hospitality Tourism Management programs at the college and holds a Bachelor's Degree in Technology. She works extensively with the College Innovation Network to assist faculty and students on applied research projects that focus on the adoption of technology to improve processes. Her current area of interest is seeking opportunities for innovation within the tourism sector to improve operations, elevate experiences, and showcase all the province has to offer. Ashley worked as a student research assistant in the Office of Applied Research and Innovation at CNA throughout her time as a student. She is highly motivated by her passion for working with SME's, problem solving and having the opportunity to play a role in the experience of college students through mentorship and guidance through work integrated learning.