Biography

TRANSWESTERN ROLE

Ashley serves as the Client Services Coordinator for the Structured Finance Group, where she assists with coordinating transactions, marketing and creation of pitch books, information management and organization, administration, and client relations with Jan Sparks and Michael Snodgrass to support them in negotiating real estate debt and equity both nationally and internationally for existing properties, and for new construction of office, retail, industrial, multifamily and hotel properties.
 
She additionally serves as Houston’s local marketing press and media relations coordinator, where she handles the creation and distribution of all press releases and media pitch initiatives for the Gulf Coast region, as well as focuses on proactive press outreach, social media, and reputation management for the firm.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

Ashley joined Transwestern in 2017 and has 5 years of commercial real estate experience with the Structured Finance Group, in 2019 the Gulf Coast Marketing team brought her on board part-time to assist in handling all Transwestern Houston’s public relations and media outreach. In 2021 she was selected to participate on the Gulf Coast Region’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion initiative, where she serves as the local committee champion.

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION / RECOGNITION

Ashley is an active member of the following organizations:
  • Houston Public Relations Society of America – Scholarship Committee Member
  • Transwestern’s DEI Gulf Coast Committee – Committee Champion

EDUCATION

Ashley received her BA in Strategic Communications, PR and Journalism from University of North Texas.