Ashleigh received an Honours Bachelor in Public Health (BPH) from Brock University located St. Catharines, Ontario. In association with the Niagara Public Health Department in Ontario, her capstone project focused on improving collaborative efforts among a local One Health Initiative group to break down geographic silos and foster a participatory approach to communciation. In addition to concentrated interests in health promotion, Ashleigh has a preoccupation with patient safety, quality improvement, and organizational culture.

Ashleigh supports the EQuIS platform directed by Dr. Brindle. Her work supports projects involving surgical device implant induced infections and the evaluation of pain management strategies following orthopedic surgery for pediatric patients.

From an Ecuadorian medical brigade to the participation in an exchange program to France, Ashleigh enjoys travelling and experiencing the flavours of the world. She has an eye for photography, enjoys all things outdoors, and cherishes her pug.