Ashley Allison is an American personality known for her various professions such as reporter, builder, creator, and organizer. She is known as the CEO of the Turner Conoly Group and as an advisor to the Planned Parenthood Action Fund.
From 2014 to 2017, she was Associate Director and Senior Policy Advisor for the Obama White House Office of Public Engagement. Ashley works in the policy areas of criminal justice, My Brother’s Keeper, and economic ladders of opportunity.
Childhood, early life and education
Ashley was born on July 27, 1982, to her African American parents but now owes her US citizenship. She is a proud black woman known to be living in her 40s. On July 27, 2022, she shared her solemn joy and excitement at being in Amalfi, Italy, saying:
Today I’m broken and beautiful. Free and fighting. Me and you. I danced today. I am a #revelation. I am free. I am 40.
Her maternal grandmother’s name was Betty Lucille Turner Walls and her paternal grandmother was Catherine Juanita Conoly Allison. She went to St. Dominic – Youngstown, OH, school. Ashley graduated from Ohio State University in 2005. She holds a law degree specializing in public interest. During her studies, she learned about housing rights, elections and democracy, and racial justice. She later received her master’s degree and had a continuous career in the same field.
Rise to Fame
Ashley began her career as a reporter for WBNS 10 TV. After that, she was also a legal trainee. Despite this, she also worked as a teacher specializing in high school special education, employed in Brooklyn, New York. In 2011, she joined President Obama’s campaign as Regional Field Director. This campaign is still the most speculated and the battleground for the politicians and the various ordinary people to achieve Obama’s re-election in 2012. She later entered national politics, where she developed her organizational skills. Ashley Allison also honed her crisis management skills while leading the White House’s criminal justice and police reform efforts. She also worked as a freelance journalist, covering local news from Brooklyn, NY.
Ashley Allison career
Allison holds a variety of jobs, including senior staff member of the Obama-Biden administration and the Biden-Harris campaign, where she has more than 15 years of experience. During this time, she builds her career using different strategies to build a successful campaign and lead to victory. In 2014, she was the National Director of Partner Engagement and Outreach at Enroll America. During her tenure as National Coalitions Director for the Biden-Harris 2020 presidential campaign, she had to lead a team of 500 people or staff. She was responsible for paying the grantees with most of her robust talents in modern history.
Ashley was the kind of personality who has shown her regular commitment to racial justice and civil rights throughout her career. From 2017 to 2021 she was Executive Vice President of the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights. During this time, she directed the organization’s strategies and directed its campaigns and political efforts. She is currently the Executive Chair of the Color of Change PAC Board, political commentator for CNN, former podcast host (Pod for Cause), and active member of the Free Press Action Fund Board.
Ashley is a supporter of the LGBTQ+ organization and the ultra-violet #intersectionfeminist movement mobilized to fight sexism and expand the rights of ALL women and non-binary people. According to her Instagram profile, on September 22, 2022, she celebrated her 10th anniversary with @weareultraviolet/@UltraViolet leading the movement towards the center of gender justice.
Ashley Allison biography
|Date of birth
|July 27, 1982
|Age (as of 2024)
|Place of birth
|Colombia, United States
|CNN Political Commentator
|Ohio State University, Brooklyn Law School
|in feet inches – 5′ 8” – in centimeters – 172cm
|in kilograms – 68kg – in pounds – 149 pounds
Ashley Allison family
|Who is Ashley Allison’s boyfriend/husband?
There are no details on Ashley Allison’s husband and marital status. It is known that she did not disclose such information to the media.
Ashley Allison social media
Ashley Allison is active on social media platforms like Twitter, TikTok, Linkedin, Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube. In 2022, she had 2391 followers on her official Instagram account ashley_r_allison. She had 12.5k followers on his Twitter account @ashleyrallison.
Ashley Allison Net Worth
Ashley Allison is a respected attorney serving as a Senior Policy Advisor with over 15 years of campaign and strategy-building experience. Allison earned an estimated net worth of around $5 million in 2022.
Facts About Ashley Allison
- Ashley Allison lives with her dog named ZZ or Chucky.
- In her free time, she enjoys doing yoga and Reiki.