Areas Of Experience
Throughout his career Ash has work in a variety of fields. Although they appear to be wide ranging he has found the common thread to be where people intersect with other things (nature, each other & technology).
In addition to completing both a bachelors and master's degree in management (wilderness areas in particular) Ash spent some time working for the U.S. Forest Service and a number of land management focused nonprofits doing environmental education.
Ash spent over ten years working in the social work field in a variety of capacities. Including residential, school-based, wilderness and community-based programs. He worked with youth ages 11-21 primarily with a variety of diagnosis within the Seriously Emotional Disturbed (SED) and Developmental Disabilities (DD) categories.
Ash has spent over eleven years working in the area of nonprofit technology. Most of that time was spent working as a consultant, working at nonprofits doing capacity building and providing services to other nonprofits. He has worked in the areas of websites, email, social media strategy, CRM and project management. Most recently he has been working in the areas of e-learning, adult learning thoeries and program development.